Language Learners in Study Abroad Contexts

by Margaret A. DuFon
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Pages: 329 pages
ISBN 13: 9781853598517
ISBN 10: 1853598518
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Examining the overseas experience of language learners in diverse contexts through a variety of theoretical and methodological approaches, studies in this volume look at the acquisition of language use, socialization processes, learner motivation, identity and learning strategies. In this way, the volume offers a privileged window into learner experiences abroad while addressing current concerns central to second language acquisition.
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