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Author Huebner, Thom.

Title Cross Currents in Second Language Acquisition and Linguistic Theory
Published Amsterdam/Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., 1991
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Summary The term "crosscurrent" is defined as "a current flowing counter to another." This volume represents crosscurrents in second language acquisition and linguistic theory in several respects. First, although the main currents running between linguistics and second language acquisition have traditionally flowed from theory to application, equally important contributions can be made in the other direction as well. Second, although there is a strong tendency in the field of linguistics to see "theorists" working within formal models of syntax, SLA research can contribute to linguistic theory more br
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Subject Language and languages.
Second language acquisition.
Form Electronic book
Author Ferguson, Charles A.
ISBN 9027281807 (electronic bk.)
9789027281807 (electronic bk.)