Controversies in Applied Linguistics

Controversies in Applied Linguistics

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This book brings together a number of high-profile exchanges on controversial issues between scholars of opposing positions reacting to each other in print. It engages the reader in a critical evaluation of the points at issue.

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This book brings together a number of high-profile exchanges on controversial issues between scholars of opposing positions reacting to each other in print. It engages the reader in a critical evaluation of the points at issue.

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This book brings together a number of high-profile exchanges on controversial issues between scholars of opposing positions reacting to each other in print. It engages the reader in a critical evaluation of the points at issue.

Contents

Acknowledgements
List of texts
Introduction


Section 1 The global spread of English

Section 2 Corpus Linguistics and language teaching

Section 3 Critical discourse analysis

Section 4 Second language acquisition

Section 5 The nature of applied linguistics

Working with controversies: Study questions

Index

Reviews

  • 'As a resource for teacher educators, it would be hard to overestimate the value and potential of this book.'
    - IATEFL Teacher Training and Education E-Newsletter, July 2004