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Sun Jul 08 2012

Books: Input, Interaction, and Corrective Feedback in L2 Learning: Mackey

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Date: 06-Jul-2012
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Subject: Input, Interaction, and Corrective Feedback in L2 Learning: Mackey
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Title: Input, Interaction, and Corrective Feedback in L2 Learning Series Title: Oxford Applied Linguistics Published: 2012 Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Author: Alison Mackey Paperback: ISBN: 9780194422468 Pages: 174 Price: U.K. £ 28.00

A study of the role of language input, interaction, and corrective feedback insecond-language learning and Second Language Acquisition research. Thisbook describes the processes involved in interaction-driven second languagelearning and presents a methodological framework for studying them.

It provides a comprehensive and up-to date survey of the work on languageinteraction that has emerged over the past two decades, while also reflectingthe recent shift to an exploration of cognitive and social factors in evaluatinghow interaction works.

Provides a thorough overview of research in the field of language interaction(an area of growing interest within the field of SLA studies)

Makes suggestions for future areas and topics of research

Goes into more detail than the typical coverage of second languageinteraction in introductory courses, textbooks, handbooks, and linguisticsencyclopaedias

Author is a leading researcher in the field, as well as being expert in secondlanguage acquisition research methodology

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

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