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Query:   Technology in Linguistics Classes
Author:  Kirk Hazen
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Applied Linguistics
Computational Linguistics

Summary:   I want to thank everyone who made suggestions about using technology
to teach linguistics. We are a field perfectly posed to enhance our
rhetorical appeal to modern universities by implementing technology in
every aspect of our teaching.

Below are the condensed responses:

1. CD-ROM "The interactive Introduction to Linguistics". For details see:
http://staff-www.uni-marburg.de/~introlin

2. WebCT:http://homebrew.cs.ubc.ca/webct/

3. http://www.hamline.edu/~aschramm/index.html
and http://www.hamline.edu/~aschramm/indexH.html
and http://www.hamline.edu/~aschramm/Sindex.html

4. <http://www.eslmag.com/article.htm>.

5. <http://www.colorado.edu/ling/f98/1000>


Kirk Hazen

LL Issue: 9.1825
Date Posted: 22-Dec-1998
Original Query: Read original query


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