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This volume formalizes, organizes and analyzes the relation of information about language to decision-making in perform. It synthesizes examine in psycholinguistics, academic linguistics and sociolinguistics, freely crossing topic fields to set up leading edge and professional responses to a few of the main debates within the box. Authored and compiled via leaders of their quite a few specialties and collated and commonly re-edited from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2d version, this assortment should be a great one-stop table reference resolution for any linguistics specialist and researcher attracted to how language operates on the innovative.
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Extra info for Concise Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics (Concise Encyclopedias of Language and Linguistics)
Applied Linguistics and the Critical Elder suggests that ‘‘the very existence of a transgressive critical applied linguistics which attacks the foundations and goals of applied linguistics is perhaps a sign that applied linguistics is a discipline which has come of age’’ (Elder, 2004: 430). The emergence of critical applied linguistics, however, has broader implications for applied linguistics than mere maturity. By drawing on a far more extensive range of external domains than is often the case with applied linguistics, critical applied linguistics not only opens up the intellectual framework to many diverse influences, but also makes old debates over linguistics applied versus applied linguistics (for example, Widdowson, 2001) little more than a red herring.
Matsuda P K (2001). ) Linking literacies: Perspectives on L2 reading-writing connections. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 84–105. McNamara T (2001). ’ Australian Review of Applied Linguistics 24(1), 13–29. Ohannessian S (1969). ’ TESOL Quarterly 3(2), 133–141. Passy P (1929). La phone´tique et ses applications. Cambridge, UK: International Phonetic Association. Pennycook A (2001). Critical applied linguistics. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. ) (1971). Applications of linguistics: selected papers of the Second International Congress of Applied Linguistics, Cambridge 1969.
Norton B (2000). Identity and language learning: gender, ethnicity and educational change. Harlow: Longman/Pearson. Critical pedagogy and second language education Morgan B (1998). The ESL classroom: teaching, critical practice and community development. Toronto: University of ‘‘People cannot be effective citizens in a democratic society if their education cuts them off from critical consciousness of key elements within their physical or social environment. If we are committed to education establishing resources for citizenship, critical awareness of the language practices of one’s speech community is an entitlement’’ (Fairclough, 1992: 6).