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Title: Learner Contributions to Language Learning
Series Title: Applied Linguistics and Language Study
Description:

LEARNER CONTRIBUTIONS TO LANGUAGE LEARNING
Michael Breen, Centre for English Language Teaching, University of Stirling

What the learner contributes is central to the language learning process. Learner Contributions to Language Learning provides a uniquely comprehensive account of learners' personal attributes, their thinking, their feelings, and their actions that have been shown to have an impact upon language learning.

Containing specific chapters from leading names in the field, this book provides both a review of what has been discovered from previous research and identifies important future directions for research on learner contributions. It is a landmark volume setting the agenda for language learning research in the 21st century and it provides invaluable information for all those engaged in language teaching.

The contributors to the volume are:

Michael P. Breen Bonny Norton
Anna Chamot Rebecca Oxford
Rod Ellis Anna Pavlenko
James P. Lantolf Anita Wenden
Diane Larsen-Freeman

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Applied Linguistics and Language Study series
2001/232pp
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Publication Year: 2001
Publisher: Pearson Linguistics
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