Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - A Glossary of Applied Linguistics by Alan Davies

Applied linguistics is understood to deal with language in use, particularly where institutions and interventions are involved. Written by a well-known applied linguist, this alphabetic guide provides definitions and discussion of key terms used in the field. The selection of items for the glossary offers a view of applied linguistics as an activity in its own right and therefore helps define it. Key features: *An ideal companion to courses in Applied Linguistics, Language Studies, Language Education *Supplies numerous cross-references to related terms *Includes an introduction which provides an overview of the field *Considers the overlap between applied linguistics and related areas by indicating common terminology.

Buy A Glossary of Applied Linguistics by Alan Davies from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780748622948
ISBN-10: 0748622942
Format: Hardback
(198mm x 129mm x 20mm)
Pages: 152
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 26-Jul-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - A Glossary of Applied Linguistics by Alan Davies

Book Reviews - A Glossary of Applied Linguistics by Alan Davies

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Glossary of Applied Linguistics book by Alan Davies and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Alan Davies

Alan Davies is a long-term member of staff of the Department of Applied Linguistics in the University of Edinburgh. Now Emeritus Professor and Honorary Fellow, he is a former editor of the two journals Applied Linguistics and Language Testing and was for five years Director of the Language Testing Research Centre, University of Melbourne.

Books By Alan Davies

Joy of Birdwatching by Alan Davies
Hardback, February 2015
Biggest Twitch by Alan Davies
Paperback, December 2014
Locomotives of the Lancashire Central Coalfield by Alan Davies
Paperback, February 2014
Walkden Yard by Alan Davies
Paperback, September 2013