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Query:   Sum: History of For. Lang. Teaching/Lang. Policy
Author:  Erica Benson
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Applied Linguistics
History of Linguistics

Summary:   A FEW WEEKS AGO, I POSTED A QUERY FOR RESOURCES ON THE HISTORY OF
FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING AND LANGUAGE POLICY, AND HERE ARE THE
RESULTS. I APPRECIATE ALL THE RECOMMENDATIONS AND SUPPORT THAT I
RECEIVED IN SUCH A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME! YOUR INPUT HAS REALLY
MOTIVATED ME.

BEST REGARDS,

ERICA J. BENSON
CENTER FOR U.S. STUDIES
UNIVERSITY OF HALLE-WITTENBERG, GERMANY
BENSON@ZUSAS.UNI-HALLE.DE

HISTORY OF FOREIGN LANGUAGE TEACHING

BAUSCH, KARL-RICHARD, CHRIST, AND KRUMM EDS. (1995)_HANDBUCH
FREMDSPRACHENUNTERRICHT_. SECOND EDITION. TUBINGEN : FRANCKE. 561 P.
CONTAINS A SECTION ON THE HISTORY OF LANGUAGE TEACHING AND INCLUDES A
NUMBER OF REFERENCES.

BOWEN, J. DONALD, MADSEN, HAROLD, AND HIFERTY, ANN. EDS.
(1985)_TECHNIQUES AND PROCEDURES_. ISBN 0-8384-2680-8

CELCE-MURIA, MARIANNE. ED. (1991)_TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND OR
FOREIGN LANGUAGE_. BOSTON, MASS.: HEINLE & HEINLE.
INCLUDES A HISTORY OF LANGUAGE TEACHING IN THE FIRST CHAPTER.

DILLER, KARL CONRAD. (1978) _THE LANGUAGE TEACHING CONTROVERSY_.
SECOND EDITION. ROWLEY, MASS.: NEWBURY HOUSE PUBLISHERS. 174 P.
NOTE: FIRST ED. PUBLISHED IN 1971 UNDER TITLE: GENERATIVE GRAMMAR,
STRUCTURAL LINGUISTICS, AND LANGUAGE TEACHING.

HOWATT, ANTHONY P. R. (1984) _A HISTORY OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE
TEACHINGG_. OXFORD; NEW YORK: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS. 394 P.
ISBN: 0 19437075 5
**THIS WAS THE MOST RECOMMENDED BOOK.**

KELLY, LOUIS. G. (1969, 1976) _25 CENTURIES OF LANGUAGE
TEACHING; AN INQUIRY INTO THE SCIENCE, ART, AND DEVELOPMENT OF LANGUAGE
TEACHING METHODOLOGY, 500B.C.-1969_. ROWLEY, MASS.: NEWBURY HOUSE
PUBLISHERS, 474 P.
**THIS WAS THE SECOND MOST RECOMMENDED BOOK.**

KIBBEE, DOUGLAS A. (1991) _FOR TO SPEKE FRENCHE TREWELY : THE
FRENCH LANGUAGE IN ENGLAND, 1000-1600: ITS STATUS, DESCRIPTION, AND
INSTRUCTION_. AMSTERDAM; PHILADELPHIA: J. BENJAMINS PUB. CO. 268 P.

KRASHEN, STEPHEN D. AND TERRELL, TRACY D. (1983) _THE NATURAL
APPROACH: LANGUAGE ACQUISITION IN THE CLASSROOM_ OXFORD: PERGMAON
PRESS;SAN FRANCISCO: ALEMANY PRESS.
THE FIRST PART (PP. 7-17) OF THE INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER PROVIDES A VERY
SHORT OVERVIEW OF THE SUBJECT ONE LIST MEMBER HAS USED WITH STUDENTS.

LANGUAGE POLICY

CRAWFORD, JAMES. (1995) _BILINGUAL EDUCATION : HISTORY, POLITICS,
THEORY, AND PRACTICE_THIRD EDITION. LOS ANGELES: BILINGUAL EDUCATIONAL
SERVICES, 1995. 313 P.

LANGUAGE PROBLEMS AND LANGUAGE PLANNING, A SCHOLARLY PERIODICAL,
PUBLISHED THREE TIMES A YEAR
BY JOHN BENJAMINS PUBLISHING COMPANY, AMSTERDAM.

TESOL QUARTERLY, VOL 30 NO 3 (AUTUMN 1996)

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LL Issue: 8.267
Date Posted: 24-Feb-1997
Original Query: Read original query