Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 September 2017

480 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190611040

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Approaches to Teaching the History of the English Language

Pedagogy in Practice

Edited by Mary Hayes and Allison Burkette

  • Devoted entirely to teaching practice and pedagogy for the history of the English language
  • Contributors are researchers and teachers drawn from diverse fields, including sociolinguistics, medieval paleography, lexicography, creoles, and modern poetry
  • Each chapter targets a single practical issue relevant to teaching the history of the English language: how to cover its broad chronology, how to include oral performances of English's earlier varieties, how to adjust the dominant critical narrative about