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Making a Difference: Challenges for Applied Linguistics

Book


Abstract


  • This book presents 23 articles by key researchers exploring the ways in which applied linguistics can play a role making a difference in peopleÿs lives. It is a timely publication when access to powerful discourses is increasingly an issue for many of the worldÿs populations. The book showcases the contribution of applied linguists working in such areas as language teaching and learning, policy development, discourse analysis, language assessment, language development and bilingualism in the UK, Asia and Australasia.

UOW Editors


Publication Date


  • 2009

Citation


  • Chen, H. & Cruickshank, K. E. (Eds.). (2009). Making a Difference: Challenges for Applied Linguistics. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9781443800341

Place Of Publication


  • Newcastle, UK

Abstract


  • This book presents 23 articles by key researchers exploring the ways in which applied linguistics can play a role making a difference in peopleÿs lives. It is a timely publication when access to powerful discourses is increasingly an issue for many of the worldÿs populations. The book showcases the contribution of applied linguists working in such areas as language teaching and learning, policy development, discourse analysis, language assessment, language development and bilingualism in the UK, Asia and Australasia.

UOW Editors


Publication Date


  • 2009

Citation


  • Chen, H. & Cruickshank, K. E. (Eds.). (2009). Making a Difference: Challenges for Applied Linguistics. Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9781443800341

Place Of Publication


  • Newcastle, UK