LINGUIST List 16.250

Wed Jan 26 2005

Books: Applied Linguistics: Weir

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        1.    Palgrave Macmillan, Language Testing and Validation: Weir

Message 1: Language Testing and Validation: Weir

Date: 19-Jan-2005
From: Palgrave Macmillan <>
Subject: Language Testing and Validation: Weir

Title: Language Testing and Validation
Subtitle: An Evidence-Based Approach
Published: 2004
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Book URL:

Author: Cyril J Weir, University of Surrey, Roehampton

Hardback: ISBN: 1403911886 Pages: 320 Price: U.K. £ 55.00
Paperback: ISBN: 1403911894 Pages: 320 Price: U.K. £ 18.99


Tests for the measurement of language abilities must be constructed
according to a coherent validity framework based on the latest developments
in theory and practice. This innovative book, by a world authority on
language testing, deals with all key aspects of language test design and
implementation. It provides a road map to effective testing based on the
latest approaches to test validation. A book for all MA students in
Applied Linguistics or TESOL, and for professional language teachers.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Written In: English (ENG )

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