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Library Resources and Services for A&HL 4500, Advanced Language Study: Writing 

This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for Professor Domenica DelPrete’s Fall 2016 course A&HL 4500, Advanced Language Study:  Writing.  These e-resources have been selected to support the aim of the course, i.e., to help nonnative speakers of English as well as all graduate students who …

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An Introduction to Contact Linguistics 

Title: An Introduction to Contact Linguistics Author: Donald Winford Publisher:  Wiley-Blackwell Call number: P130.5 .W56 2003 From the Publisher: This book is a comprehensive introduction to the study of language contact and its outcomes, as well as the social and linguistic factors involved. Provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of contact linguistics. Examines a …

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Regimes of Language: Ideologies, Polities, and Identities 

Title: Regimes of Language: Ideologies, Polities, and Identities Editor: Paul V. Kroskrity Publisher: SAR Press, 2000 Call Number: P119.3 .R44 2000 From the Publisher: In Regimes of Language, ten leading linguistic anthropologists integrate two often segregated domains: politics (without language) and language (without politics). Their essays contribute to an understanding of the role of language …

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Decolonisation, globalisation: Language-in-education policy and practice 

Title: Decolonisation, globalisation: Language-in-education policy and practice Editors: Angel M. Y. Lin and Peter W. Martin Publisher: Multilingual Matters Call Number: P40.8 .D43 2005 From the Publisher: This volume brings together scholars from around the world to juxtapose the voices of classroom participants alongside the voices of ruling elites with the aim of critically linking …

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Deaf Around the World: the Impact of Language 

Title: Deaf Around the World: the Impact of Language Editors: Gaurav Mathur, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, Gallaudet University, and Donna Jo Napoli, Professor of Linguistics, University of Swarthmore Publisher: Oxford University Press, 2011 Call Number: HV2474 .D43 2011 From the Publisher: "Deaf around the World is a …

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Talking Adolescence Perspectives on Communication in the Teenage Years 

Title: Talking Adolescence Perspectives on Communication in the Teenage Years Editors: Williams, Angie and Crispin Thurow, Eds. Publisher: Peter Lang Call No.: HQ796 .T345 2005 From the Publisher: As a major economic, relational, and identity resource, communication is crucial to the well-being and success of young people. And yet adolescents are typically characterized in the media as …

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Writing myths : Applying second language research to classroom teaching 

Title: Writing myths: Applying second language research to classroom teaching Author: Joy Reid with Keith S. Folse ... Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2008 Call Number: PE1404 .R384 2008 From the Publisher: This volume was conceived as a "best practices" resource for writing teachers in the way that Vocabulary Myths by Keith …

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True American 

True American : Language, Identity, and the Education of Immigrant Children Author: Rosemary C. Salomone Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2010 Check it Out:  LC3731 .S24 2010 From the Publisher: How can schools meet the needs of an increasingly diverse population of newcomers? Do bilingual programs help children transition into American life, …

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