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Mon Jul 02 2012

Books: Projects in Linguistics and Language Studies, Third Edition: Wray, Bloomer

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Date: 29-Jun-2012
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Subject: Projects in Linguistics and Language Studies, Third Edition: Wray, Bloomer
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Title: Projects in Linguistics and Language Studies, Third Edition Published: 2012 Publisher: Hodder Education

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Author: Alison Wray Author: Aileen Bloomer Paperback: ISBN: 9781444145366 Pages: Price: ---- Abstract:

"Projects in Linguistics and Language Studies", Third Edition, is youressential guide when embarking on a research project in linguistics or Englishlanguage.

It is clearly divided into the subject areas that most appeal to you as astudent: psycholinguistics; first- and second-language acquisition; structureand meaning; sociolinguistics; language and gender; accents and dialects;and the history of English. New chapters on researching computer-mediatedcommunication (CMC) and on preparing and delivering oral presentations arealso included.

It offers practical advice on identifying a topic, making background readingmore effective, planning and designing a project, collecting and analysingdata, writing up and presenting findings.

With over 350 project ideas that you can use directly or adapt to suit differentcontexts and interests, and with chapters on how to reference effectively andhow to avoid plagiarism, this third edition of "Projects in Linguistics andLanguage Studies" is a reference guide that you will use again and againduring your studies.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English (eng)
Written In: English (eng)

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