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LINGUIST List 23.5238

Thu Dec 13 2012

Books: Computer-Assisted Language Learning: Stockwell (Ed)

Editor for this issue: Rebekah McClure <rebekahlinguistlist.org>

Date: 30-Nov-2012
From: Joyce Reid <jreidcambridge.org>
Subject: Computer-Assisted Language Learning: Stockwell (Ed)
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Title: Computer-Assisted Language Learning
Subtitle: Diversity in Research and Practice
Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
http://us.cambridge.org


Book URL: http://www.cambridge.org/us/knowledge/isbn/item6596044/Computer-Assisted%20Language%20Learning/?site_locale=en_US


Editor: Glenn Stockwell

Hardback: ISBN: 9781107016347 Pages: 228 Price: U.S. $ 99.00


Abstract:

Computer-assisted language learning (CALL) is an approach to teaching and
learning languages that uses computers and other technologies to present,
reinforce, and assess material to be learned, or to create environments where
teachers and learners can interact with one another and the outside world.
This book provides a much-needed overview of the diverse approaches to
research and practice in CALL. It differs from previous works in that it not
only surveys the field, but also makes connections to actual practice and
demonstrates the potential advantages and limitations of the diverse options
available. These options are based squarely on existing research in the field,
enabling readers to make informed decisions regarding their own research in
CALL. This essential text helps readers to understand and embrace the
diversity in the field, and helps to guide them in both research and practice.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Glenn Stockwell
2. Diversity in learner usage patterns Robert Fischer
3. Diversity in learning training Philip Hubbard and Kenneth Romeo
4. Diversity in learner support Hayo Reinders and Pornapit Darasawang
5. Diversity in environments Glenn Stockwell and Nobue Tanaka-Ellis
6. Diversity in content E. Marcia Johnson and John Brine
7. Diversity in modalities Marie-Noƫlle Lamy
8. Diversity in technologies Gordon Bateson and Paul Daniels
9. Diversity in research and practice Glenn Stockwell
10. Conclusion Glenn Stockwell




Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Computational Linguistics
Discipline of Linguistics


Written In: English (eng)

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