LINGUIST List 9.1606

Sat Nov 14 1998

Books: 2nd Lang Acquisition

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  1. Linguistics Mailbox, Second Language Learning Theories, R. Mitchell and F. Myles

Message 1: Second Language Learning Theories, R. Mitchell and F. Myles

Date: Wed, 11 Nov 1998 16:54:09 -0500
From: Linguistics Mailbox <LINGUISTICSOUP-USA.ORG>
Subject: Second Language Learning Theories, R. Mitchell and F. Myles

Rosamond Mitchell and Florence Myles, both at University of

This text presents an accessible and concise overview of the most
current theories and approaches of second language learning. It
provides an up-to-date introduction to the key concepts and issues, as
well as a brief history of this area of research. Written for students
coming to the study of linguistics for the first time, the book covers a
wide range of approaches, including linguistic, cognitive, and social.
(An Arnold Publication)
October 1998 240 pp.; 21 linecuts
0-340-66312-X paper $19.95
0-340-66311-1 cloth $60.00
Oxford University Press
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