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Thu Feb 5 2004

Books: Applied Linguistics: Dornyei (Ed.)

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  1. jobrien, Attitudes, Orientations, and Motivations in Language Learning: Dornyei (Ed.)

Message 1: Attitudes, Orientations, and Motivations in Language Learning: Dornyei (Ed.)

Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2004 13:03:19 -0500 (EST)
From: jobrien <>
Subject: Attitudes, Orientations, and Motivations in Language Learning: Dornyei (Ed.)

Title: Attitudes, Orientations, and Motivations in Language Learning
Series Title: Best of Language Learning
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Book URL: 

Editor: Zoltan Dornyei, University of Nottingham 

Paperback: ISBN: 140511116X, Pages: 224, Price: $36.95


Motivation is one of the key learner characteristics that determine
the rate and success of language learning. This volume addresses
motivation in language learning - motives associated with certain
features of the language, the language learner, and the learning

-Discusses and dissects the intriguingly complex characteristic of
 motivation in the process of language learning.

-Explores recent developments and the most important research
 directions in the field, including a selection of data-based studies
 by some of the best-known motivation researchers.

Lingfield(s):	Applied Linguistics 			 

Written In:	English (Language Code: ENG)

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