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Title Language acquisition and language socialization : ecological perspectives / edited by Claire Kramsch
Published London ; New York : Continuum, 2002


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Description xvi, 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Advances in applied linguistics
Advances in applied linguistics.
Contents Foreword / Christopher N. Candlin and Srikant Sarangi -- Introduction: "How can we tell the dancer from the dance?" / Claire Kramsch -- Pt. 1. Language development as spatial and temporal positioning -- 1. Language acquisition and language use from a chaos/complexity theory perspective / Diane Larsen-Freeman -- 2. Modeling the acquisition of speech in a "multilingual" society: An ecological approach / Jonathan Leather -- 3. Language development and identity: Multiple timescales in the social ecology of learning / Jay L. Lemke / Edited by Edward Bodine and Claire Kramsch -- Pt. 2. Language development as a mediated, social semiotic activity -- 4. Becoming a speaker of culture / Elinor Ochs -- 5. Cross-cultural learning and other catastrophes / Ron Scollon -- 6. An ecological-semiotic perspective on language and linguistics / Leon van Lier / Edited by Edward Bodine and Claire Kramsch -- Pt. 3. Discourse alignments and trajectories in institutional settings -- 7. "I'd rather switch than fight:" An activity-theoretic study of power, success, and failure in a foreign language classroom / James P. Lantolf and Patricia B. Genung -- 8. Discoursal (mis)alignments in professional gatekeeping encounters / Srikant Sarangi and Celia Roberts / Edited by Edward Bodine and Claire Kramsch -- Pt. 4. Classroom rituals and their ecologies -- 9. Ritual, face, and play in a first English lesson: Bootstrapping a classroom culture / Jet van Dam -- 10. Negotiating the paradoxes of spontaneous talk in advanced L2 classes / Anne Bannink / Edited by Edward Bodine and Claire Kramsch
Analysis Second language acquisition
Notes "... derives from an invited colloquium held at Berkeley Language Center at the University of California"--P. [xi]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Applied linguistics -- Congresses.
Language acquisition -- Social aspects.
Language and languages -- Study and teaching.
Second language acquisition -- Congresses.
Social ecology.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Kramsch, Claire J.
LC no. 2002067387
ISBN 0826453716 (hardback)
0826453724 (paperback)