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LINGUIST List 21.2818

Tue Jul 06 2010

Calls: Arabic, Standard, Applied Linguistics, Language Acquisition/Qatar

Editor for this issue: Elyssa Winzeler <elyssalinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Amal Al-Malki, The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in the 21st Century

Message 1: The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in the 21st Century
Date: 04-Jul-2010
From: Amal Al-Malki <aalmalkiqatar.cmu.edu>
Subject: The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in the 21st Century
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Full Title: The Challenges of Teaching Arabic in the 21st Century

Date: 09-Feb-2011 - 10-Feb-2011
Location: Doha, Qatar
Contact Person: Amal Al-Malki
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://qatar.cmu.edu/1041/the-challenges-of-teaching-arabic-in-the-21st-century

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard

Call Deadline: 15-Sep-2010

Meeting Description:

The conference is an open forum for research on the many and varied challenges
that face teachers of Arabic as first or second language. Papers will respond
to the growing demand for research on the teaching and acquisition of Arabic in
the Middle East and worldwide. To this end, Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar
and Qatar University welcome proposals that address the conference theme from a
broad range of theoretically informed perspectives. These may include, but are
not limited to, Arabic teaching pedagogies, literacy, curricular innovations,
learning technologies, and assessment tools.

Call for Papers


We welcome proposals in two categories: papers and panels (Please check the
formatting guidelines. The deadline for submission of abstracts is September
15, 2010 via the online proposal form. Decisions will be relayed to authors by
early October.

To submit an abstract for review, please use the online submission forms:

- Individual paper

- Organized Panel

For more information: http://qatar.cmu.edu/1051/call-for-papers

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