The Handbook of Applied Linguistics is a collection of newly commissioned
articles that provide a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of the field
of Applied Linguistics.
*Provides a comprehensive and current picture of the field of Applied
*Contains 32 newly commissioned articles that examine both the applications
of linguistics to language data and the use of real world language to
ameliorate social problems.
*Valuable resource for students and researchers in applied linguistics,
language teaching, and second language acquisition.
*Presents applied linguistics as an independent discipline that unifies
practical experience and theoretical understanding of language development
and language in use.