Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 4th Floor -- P40.8.C66 1999
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"The volume comprises 232 thematically organised articles based on the highly successful Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics and the International Encyclopedia of Education (2nd edition) revised and, where necessary, updated and supplemented throughout. Fundamental topics include: the social context, society, national, school and curricular policy, literacy and oracy, language acquisition, bi- and plurilingualism, testing, TEFL, TESOL, SLA."
v. 1. Language policy and political issues in education -- v. 2. Literacy -- v. 3. Discourse and education -- v. 4. Second and foreign language education -- v. 5. Bilingual education -- v. 6. Knowledge about language -- v. 7. Language testing and assessment -- v. 8. Language socialization -- v. 9. Ecology of language -- v. 10. Research methods in language and education
Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- P165 .H36 2008
"This volume describes the implications of Cognitive Linguistics for the study of second language acquisition (SLA). The first two sections identify theoretical and empirical strands of Cognitive Linguistics, presenting them as a coherent whole. The third section discusses the relevance of Cognitive Linguistics to SLA and defines a research agenda linking these fields with implications for language instruction."
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 1st Floor -- F1408.29.H3
Online versions available in English, Portuguese, & Spanish check availability of print volumes 1-68
"The Handbook offers scholarly evaluations of social sciences and humanities books, book chapters, conference papers, and articles published worldwide in the field of Latin American studies. The database is multilingual and multidisciplinary, covering the fields of anthropology, archaeology, genealogy, art, economics, electronic resources, geography, government and politics, international relations, literature, music, philosophy, and sociology. Social sciences and the humanities are covered in alternate years from 1990 to the present (for example, humanities are covered in 1990, social sciences in 1991)."
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 4th Floor -- P118.2.H359 2005
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"This landmark volume provides a broad-based, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learning. Fifty-seven chapters are organized in eight thematic sections: *social contexts of second language learning; *research methodologies in second-language learning, acquisition, and teaching; *contributions of applied linguistics to the teaching and learning of second language skills; *second language processes and development; *teaching methods and curricula; *issues in second or foreign language testing and assessment; *identity, culture, and critical pedagogy in second language teaching and learning; and *important considerations in language planning and policies."
Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching & Learning, volume 2
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 4th Floor -- P118.2.H359 v.2 2011
"This landmark volume provides a broad-based, comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learning. All authors are leading authorities in their areas of expertise. The chapters, all completely new for Volume 2, are organized in eight thematic sections: Social Contexts in Research on Second Language Teaching and Learning Second Language Research Methods Second Language Research and Applied Linguistics Research in Second Language Processes and Development Methods and Instruction in Second Language Teaching Second Language Assessment Ideology, Identity, Culture, and Critical Pedagogy in Second Language Teaching and Learning Language Planning and Policy. Changes in Volume 2: captures new and ongoing developments, research, and trends in the field surveys prominent areas of research that were not covered in Volume 1 includes new authors from Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America to broaden the Handbook's international scope."
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Over 355,000 entries and translations. Includes thousands of contemporary technical, political, and business terms.
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