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  • Learner and Teacher Autonomyby Terry Lamb; Hayo Reinders

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 149.00

    This edited volume offers a cohesive account of recent developments across the world in the field of learner and teacher autonomy in languages education. Drawing on the work of eminent researchers of language learning and teaching, it explores at both conceptual and practical levels issues related to current pedagogical developments in a wide range... more...

  • Learning and Teaching Languages Through Contentby Roy Lyster

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 158.00

    Based on a synthesis of classroom SLA research that has helped to shape evolving perspectives of content-based instruction since the introduction of immersion programs in Montreal more than 40 years ago, this book presents an updated perspective on integrating language and content in ways that engage second language learners with language across the... more...

  • History of Linguistics 2008by Gerda Hassler

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 180.00

    This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the 11th International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (Potsdam 2008) which are especially representative of the concerns of the conference and its thematic range. The reflection about language and the individual languages has characterized cultures since ancient times and has... more...

  • Foreign Language Research in Cross-Cultural Perspectiveby Kees de Bot; Ralph B. Ginsberg; Claire Kramsch

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1991; US$ 54.00

    This volume focuses on priorities for research in language pedagogy. The aim is to give an up-to-date overview of current thinking about important research issues such as the viability of large scale comparisons, the quantitative/qualitative research controversy, new trends in language testing and evaluation, and the role of different learning environments.... more...

  • Missionary Linguistics II / Lingüística misionera IIby Otto Zwartjes; Cristina Altman

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 173.00

    This is the second volume to be dedicated to the pioneering linguistic work produced by the religious missionaries who, within the scope of the European colonial enterprises along the period 1550?1850, described dozens of autochthonous languages, many of which are only known today thanks to their endeavours. The twelve papers joint in the present volume... more...

  • Missionary Linguistics/Lingüística misioneraby Otto Zwartjes; Even Hovdhaugen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 173.00

    When the first European missionaries arrived on other continents, it was decided that the indigenous languages would be used as the means of christianization. There emerged the need to produce grammars and dictionaries of those languages. The study of this linguistic material has so far not received sufficient attention in the field of linguistic... more...

  • Papers in the History of Linguisticsby Hans Aarsleff; L.G. Kelly; Hans-Josef Niederehe

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1987; US$ 320.00

    This volume presents a selection of ? slightly revised versions ? of papers from the third International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS III), Princeton, 1984. The papers are organized under the following headings: I Generalia; II Classical Period; III Medieval Period; IV Renaissance; V 17th Century; VI 18th Century; VII... more...

  • Toward a Historiography of Linguisticsby E.F.K. Koerner; Robert H. Robins

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1978; US$ 158.00

    The papers brought together in the present volume represent the essence of the author?s reflections on issues concerning linguistic historiography and of particular investigations in 19th and 20th century linguistic thought. The papers are clustered in three sections: I. Towards a Historiography of Linguistics, II. Appraisals of Individual Scholars,... more...

  • Essays in the History of Linguisticsby E.F.K. Koerner

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 149.00

    The present volume follows the author's tradition of bringing together at certain intervals selections of articles which more often than not had previously been published in not easily accessible places, or which had not been published before. These papers do not typically represent mere reprints but in most instances thoroughly revised versions.This... more...

  • Indogermanische Forschungen: Zeitschrift fur Indogermanistik und allgemeine Sprachwissenschaftby P Schmid Wolfgang

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2010; US$ 255.00

    Die Indogermanischen Forschungen veröffentlichen Beiträge (Aufsätze und Rezensionen) hauptsächlich zur Historisch-Vergleichenden Sprachwissenschaft, zur Sprachgeschichte, Typologie und Charakteristik der einzelnen Sprachen dieser Gruppe. Darüber hinaus werden Aufsätze aus dem Bereich der Allgemeinen Sprachwissenschaft und dem der nicht-indogermanischen... more...