English & Literacy/Language Arts Products

  • Reading

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rona F. Flippo

    In the words of one academic, reading is ‘an important gateway to personal development, and to social, economic, and civic life’. Moreover, according to the International Reading Association, twenty-first-century adults ‘will read and write more than at any other time in human history. They will…

    Hardback – 2017-02-03
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Second-Language Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Evans

    Language is at the very core of the educational process, both as a medium for the transmission of knowledge and as a cognitive tool. The learning and use of second languages has often been associated with purely instrumental views of education. But the importance of the socio-cultural dimension of…

    Hardback – 2013-08-01
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1936-1961

    Foundations of ELT, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard C. Smith

    Following the Second World War, the British Council, along with British publishers and universities, began to take a serious interest in English as a foreign language teaching ('ELT') and the UK soon gained a dominant role in the development and export of teaching approaches and materials.This set…

    Hardback – 2005-01-28
    Routledge
    Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

  • Literacy

    Major Themes in Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Wray

    There can be few areas of education which have been more controversial than the teaching of literacy. In an increasingly information-dense society, the ability to make sense of and to produce text is crucial to success, and literacy has understandably assumed the burden of the benchmark of '…

    Hardback – 2004-07-22
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1912-1936

    Pioneers of ELT, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard C. Smith

    This collection focuses on the work of the major pioneers working in the 1920s and 1930s whose research and writings laid the methodological foundations for post-World War II British approaches to English as a foreign language teaching (ELT). These early pioneers included Harold E. Palmer (in Japan…

    Hardback – 2003-12-18
    Routledge
    Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

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