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Books: Language Acquisition: Doughty, Long

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  1. jobrien, Handbook of Second Language Acquisition: Doughty, Long

Message 1: Handbook of Second Language Acquisition: Doughty, Long

Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2003 12:28:29 +0000
From: jobrien <>
Subject: Handbook of Second Language Acquisition: Doughty, Long

Title: Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
Series Title: Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Book URL:
Availability: Available

Author: Catherine J Doughty, University of Hawaii, Manoa 
Author: Michael H Long, University of Hawaii, Manoa 

Hardback: ISBN: 0631217541, Pages: 904, Price: $149.95
Comment: 30% off with your Blackwell's Linguist List Plus Subscription

The Handbook of Second Language Acquisition presents an integrated
discussion of key, and sometimes controversial, issues in second
language acquisition research.

Discusses the biological and cognitive underpinnings of SLA,
mechanisms, processes, and constraints on SLA, the level of ultimate
attainment, research methods, and the status of SLA as a cognitive
science. Includes contributions from twenty-seven of the world's
leading scholars. Provides an invaluable resource for all students
and scholars of human cognition, including those in linguistics,
psychology, applied linguistics, ESL, foreign languages, and cognitive
Lingfield(s): Language Acquisition

Written In: English (Language Code: English)

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