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Title: Intensive Exposure Experiences in Second Language Learning
Edited By: Carmen Munoz
URL: http://www.multilingual-matters.com/display.asp?isb=9781847698049
Series Title: Second Language Acquisition
Description:

This volume brings together studies dealing with second language learning in contexts that provide intensive exposure to the target language. In doing so, it highlights the role of intensive exposure as a critical distinctive characteristic in the comparison of learning processes and outcomes from different learning contexts: naturalistic and foreign language instruction, stay abroad and at home, and extensive and intensive instruction programmes. The different chapters represent a wide range of learning contexts and types of learning, as well as different approaches that yield much needed evidence on the role of context of acquisition in second language learning.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Language Acquisition
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9781847698056
Pages: 280
Prices: U.K. £ 99.95
U.S. $ 159.95

 
 
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781847698049
Pages: 280
Prices: U.K. £ 29.95
U.S. $ 49.95