Contemporary Applied Linguistics Volume 1


A comprehensive survey of the ways in which linguistics is being used by researchers in a wide-range of interdisciplinary areas.

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A comprehensive survey of the ways in which linguistics is being used by researchers in a wide-range of interdisciplinary areas.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781441150219
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 2/3/2011
  • Series: Contemporary Studies in Linguistics Series
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 6.70 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Vivian Cook is Professor Applied Linguistics at the University of Newcastle, UK.

Li Wei is Professor of Applied Linguistics at Birbeck, University of London, UK.

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Table of Contents

Introduction: language learning and teaching (editors) \ 1. Politics, Policies and Political Action in Foreign Language Education, Mike Byram \ 2. Identity in Applied Linguistics: the need for conceptual exploration, David Block \ 3. Language User Groups and Language Teaching, Vivian Cook \ 4. Language Learning as Discursive Practice, Joan Kelly Hall \ 5. Motivation, Attitude and Perception, Jean Marc Dewaele \ 6. Interlanguage and Fossilisation: towards an analytic model \ 7. Developments in Language Learner Strategies, Ernesto Macaro \ 8. We Do Need Methods, Michael Swan \ 9. Integrating Content-Based and Task-Based Approaches for Teaching, Learning, and Research, Teresa Pica \ 10. The Decline and Fall of the Native Speaker Teacher, Enric Llurda \ 11. Third Culture and Language Education, Claire Kramsch \ 12. New roles for L2 vocabulary?, Paul Nation \ Bibliography \ Index

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