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Title: Second Language Writing Systems
Edited By: Vivian James Cook
Benedetta Bassetti
URL: http://www.multilingual-matters.com/multi/display.asp?isb=1853597937
Series Title: Second Language Acquisition
Description:

This is the first book to treat the acquisition and use of a second
language writing system. Drawing from a variety of disciplines and writing
systems, it investigates how people read, write and analyse a writing
system that represents a second language.

Publication Year: 2005
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Writing Systems
Language Acquisition
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Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853597945
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 456
Prices: U.S. $ 179.95
U.K. £ 89.95

 
 
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853597937
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 456
Prices: U.K. £ 34.95
U.S. $ 69.95