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LINGUIST List 18.1116

Thu Apr 12 2007

Books: Applied Linguistics/Language Acquisition: Ortega

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        1.    Arti Sharma, Understanding Second Language Acquisition: Ortega


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Message 1: Understanding Second Language Acquisition: Ortega
Date: 10-Apr-2007
From: Arti Sharma <arti.sharmahodder.co.uk>
Subject: Understanding Second Language Acquisition: Ortega


Title: Understanding Second Language Acquisition
Series Title: Understanding Language Series
Published: 2007
Publisher: Hodder Arnold
                http://www.hoddereducation.co.uk

Book URL: http://www.hoddereducation.co.uk/Title/9780340905593/Understanding_Second_Language_Acquisition.htm

Author: Lourdes Ortega
Paperback: ISBN: 9780340905593 Pages: 224 Price: U.K. £ 16.99
Abstract:

Understanding Second Language Acquisition provides an approachable but
authoritative introduction to this area of linguistics. The basics are
carefully explained and there are pointers for further study. In this book,
the author concentrates on the essential notions involved rather than
arguing for a particular theoretical position.

The book has broad appeal as it offers a balanced treatment of the
linguistic, social, psychological and educational dimensions of SLA
research. It will be illustrated with examples of English and other languages.

This is the ideal book for both first year students of Applied Linguistics,
or anyone in a related discipline looking for a first introduction to
second language learning.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Language Acquisition

Written In: English (eng )

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