Education: Bilingualism / ESL

  • English as a Lingua Franca: Theorizing and teaching English book cover

    English as a Lingua Franca

    Theorizing and teaching English, 1st Edition

    By Ian Mackenzie

    English as a Lingua Franca: Theorizing and Teaching English examines the English used among non-native speakers around the world today and its relation to English as a native language, as well as the implications for English language teaching. Challenging and incisive, this book analyses positive…

    Paperback – 2013-08-19
    Routledge

  • The Multilingual Turn: Implications for SLA, TESOL, and Bilingual Education book cover

    The Multilingual Turn

    Implications for SLA, TESOL, and Bilingual Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen May

    Drawing on the latest developments in bilingual and multilingual research, The Multilingual Turn offers a critique of, and alternative to, still-dominant monolingual theories, pedagogies and practices in SLA, TESOL, and bilingual education.  Critics of the ‘monolingual bias’ argue that notions…

    Paperback – 2013-07-30
    Routledge

  • Describing and Explaining Grammar and Vocabulary in ELT: Key Theories and Effective Practices book cover

    Describing and Explaining Grammar and Vocabulary in ELT

    Key Theories and Effective Practices, 1st Edition

    By Dilin Liu

    Language description plays an important role in language learning/teaching because it often determines what specific language forms, features, and usages are taught and how. A good understanding of language description is vital for language teachers and material writers and should constitute an…

    Paperback – 2013-07-22
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • The Economics of the Multilingual Workplace book cover

    The Economics of the Multilingual Workplace

    1st Edition

    By François Grin, Claudio Sfreddo, François Vaillancourt

    This book proposes a path-breaking study of the economics of multilingualism at work, proposing a systematic approach to the identification and measurement of the ways in which language skills and economic performance are related. Using the instruments of economic investigation, but also…

    Paperback – 2013-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Innovation and change in English language education book cover

    Innovation and change in English language education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Hyland, Lillian L C Wong

    Questions about what to teach and how best to teach it are what drive professional practice in the English language classroom. Innovation and change in English language education addresses these key questions so that teachers are able to understand and manage change to organise teaching and…

    Paperback – 2013-05-28
    Routledge

  • Dialogue With Bakhtin on Second and Foreign Language Learning: New Perspectives book cover

    Dialogue With Bakhtin on Second and Foreign Language Learning

    New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joan Kelly Hall, Gergana Vitanova, Ludmila A. Marchenkova

    This volume is the first to explore links between the Russian linguist Mikhail Bakhtin's theoretical insights about language and practical concerns with second and foreign language learning and teaching. Situated within a strong conceptual framework and drawing from a rich empirical base, it…

    Paperback – 2013-04-24
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation: Current Applications and New Directions book cover

    Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation

    Current Applications and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark D. Shermis, Jill Burstein

    This comprehensive, interdisciplinary handbook reviews the latest methods and technologies used in automated essay evaluation (AEE) methods and technologies. Highlights include the latest in the evaluation of performance-based writing assessments and recent advances in the teaching of writing,…

    Paperback – 2013-04-18
    Routledge

  • The Arts and Emergent Bilingual Youth: Building Culturally Responsive, Critical and Creative Education in School and Community Contexts book cover

    The Arts and Emergent Bilingual Youth

    Building Culturally Responsive, Critical and Creative Education in School and Community Contexts, 1st Edition

    By Sharon Verner Chappell, Christian J. Faltis

    The Arts and Emergent Bilingual Youth offers a critical sociopolitical perspective on working with emerging bilingual youth at the intersection of the arts and language learning. Utilizing research from both arts and language education to explore the ways they work in tandem to contribute to…

    Paperback – 2013-04-08
    Routledge

  • Framing Languages and Literacies: Socially Situated Views and Perspectives book cover

    Framing Languages and Literacies

    Socially Situated Views and Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret R. Hawkins

    In this seminal volume leading language and literacy scholars clearly articulate and explicate major social perspectives and approaches in the fields of language and literacy studies. Each approach draws on distinct bodies of literature and traditions and uses distinct identifiers, labels, and…

    Paperback – 2013-04-04
    Routledge

  • Ethical Issues in Literacy Research book cover

    Ethical Issues in Literacy Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carole S. Rhodes, Kenneth J. Weiss

    Literacy educators and researchers at all stages of their careers face ethical issues whenever they embark on research studies. In this book experienced literacy researchers identify and address multi-faceted, multi-dimensional ethical issues related to conducting studies in school, home, community…

    Paperback – 2013-04-02
    Routledge

  • L2 Writing in Secondary Classrooms: Student Experiences, Academic Issues, and Teacher Education book cover

    L2 Writing in Secondary Classrooms

    Student Experiences, Academic Issues, and Teacher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luciana C. de Oliveira, Tony Silva

    Second language writers and the teaching of writing at the secondary level have received little attention compared with other skills such as reading. Addressing this gap, this volume uniquely looks at both adolescent L2 writing and the preparation of secondary teachers to work with this population…

    Paperback – 2013-03-25
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Literacy as Translingual Practice: Between Communities and Classrooms book cover

    Literacy as Translingual Practice

    Between Communities and Classrooms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suresh Canagarajah

    The term translingual highlights the reality that people always shuttle across languages, communicate in hybrid languages and, thus, enjoy multilingual competence. In the context of migration, transnational economic and cultural relations, digital communication, and globalism, increasing contact is…

    Paperback – 2013-03-20
    Routledge

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