Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Intercultural Experience and Education by Geof Alred

This edited volume explores the educational significance of intercultural experience. It offers a broader conception of interculturality than commonly found in the area of foreign language teaching. Contributors represent a diverse range of academic and professional interests. The aim of the book is to encourage dialogue and interchange across this range, and beyond, to stimulate thinking about the educational value of intercultural experience.

Buy Intercultural Experience and Education by Geof Alred from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781853596063
ISBN-10: 185359606X
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 148mm x 14mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Multilingual Matters
Publisher: Channel View Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 8-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Intercultural Experience and Education by Geof Alred

Book Reviews - Intercultural Experience and Education by Geof Alred

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Intercultural Experience and Education book by Geof Alred 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 - Geof Alred

The editors are all members of the School of Education, University of Durham, interested in interdisciplinary approaches to intercultural experience. Geof Alred is a counsellor and counsellor trainer. His research interests include language in therapy, mentoring, and intercultural experience, in particular student residence abroad. Mike Byram studied languages and literature before becoming interested in the intercultural dimension of language education and ultimately in educational experience beyond the classroom. Mike Fleming is Director of Initial Teacher Training. His research interests include the teaching of English and drama and in particular the use of drama as a form of intercultural education.

Books By Geof Alred

Mentoring Pocketbook by Geof Alred
Paperback, April 2010
Experiences of Counsellor Training by Geof Alred
Paperback, May 2004