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Directions in applied linguistics [electronic resource] : essays in honor of Robert B. Kaplan / edited by Paul Bruthiaux ... [et al.].

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Publication:
Clevedon ; Buffalo : Multilingual Matters Ltd., c2005.
Series:
Multilingual matters ; 133
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (341 p.)
Subjects:
Applied linguistics.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The essays and research papers in this collection explore current issues in Language Education, English for Academic Purposes, Contrastive Discourse Analysis, and Language Policy and Planning, and outline promising directions for theory and practice in applied linguistics. The collection also honours the life-long contribution of Robert B. Kaplan to the field.
Contents:
Front matter
Contents
Contributors
Introduction
Chapter 1. Applied Linguistics, Interdisciplinarity, and Disparate Realities
Chapter 2. Is Language Policy Applied Linguistics?
Introduction
Chapter 3. Sharing Community Languages: Utopian Dream or Realistic Vision?
Chapter 4. Documenting Curricular Reform: Innovative Foreign Language Education in Elementary School
Chapter 5. Research Perspectives on Non-native English-speaking Educators
Introduction
Chapter 6. Reflections of a ‘Blue Collar Linguist:’ Analysis of Written Discourse, Classroom Research, and EAP Pedagogy
Chapter 7. English for Academic Purposes: Issues in Undergraduate Writing and Reading
Chapter 8. ‘Ear’ Learners and Error in US College Writing
Chapter 9. Teachers’ Perceptions of Lexical Anomalies: A Pilot Study
Introduction
Chapter 10. Tertium Comparationis: A Vital Component in Contrastive Rhetoric Research
Chapter 11. Structure and Style in the Narrative Writings of Mexican-American and African-American Adolescents
Chapter 12. Functions of Personal Examples and Narratives in L1 and L2 Academic Prose
Chapter 13. Cross-cultural Variation in Classroom Turn-taking Practices
Introduction
Chapter 14. Micro Language Planning
Chapter 15. The Englishization of Spanish in Mexico
Chapter 16. Including Discourse in Language Planning Theory
Chapter 17. World-Language: Foreign Language Policy in Hungary
References
Robert Kaplan: Biography and Publications
Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-309) and index.
Contributor:
Kaplan, Robert B.
Bruthiaux, Paul.
ISBN:
1-280-50167-7
9786610501670
1-85359-850-X
OCLC:
475970734
Publisher Number:
10.21832/9781853598500 doi
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