Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 November 2014

384 Pages | 20 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195522266

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Language and Learning: An Introduction for Teaching

Sixth Edition

Marie Emmitt, Matthew Zbaracki, Linda Komesaroff, and John Pollock

  • Market leading textbook for teacher education students to expand their knowledge about language and the implications for teaching
  • Builds understanding of language in order to appreciate the complexity of language learning, and teaching
  • Provides sociocultural context to show issues of language and power, and to emphasise critical pedagogies
  • Helps to 'unpack' intricacies of language theory so that students are able to reflect on current policies
  • Practical examples, classroom scenarios, activities, and revision questions help to put theory into practice
  • Explicit reference to new technologies for teaching literacies

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