Cultural Studies In Foreign Language Education

Author: Michael Byram
Editor: Multilingual Matters
ISBN: 9781853590177
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Written by the winner of the 1987 BAAL book prize, this book deals with the acquisition of understanding of foreign cultures and peoples. It is also a study of the philosophy and purpose of language teaching in all its facets, in the context of foreign language teaching in secondary education. The book is written for language teachers and, though it draws on disciplines not usually included in their education and professional training, it does so from within the profession's own perspective. It is an attempt to raise teachers' and learners' awareness of the full educational value of foreign language learning
Cultural Studies in Foreign Language Education
Language: en
Pages: 165
Authors: Michael Byram
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989-01-01 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

Written by the winner of the 1987 BAAL book prize, this book deals with the acquisition of understanding of foreign cultures and peoples. It is also a study of the philosophy and purpose of language teaching in all its facets, in the context of foreign language teaching in secondary education.
Investigating Cultural Studies in Foreign Language Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Michael Byram, Veronica Esarte-Sarries
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters Limited

The main purpose of this book is to help foreign language teachers to reflect upon and investigate their learners' views of the countries and peoples whose language they teach. It presents data from a research project and explains its significance and usefulness for teachers.
Culture and Foreign Language Education
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Wai Meng Chan, Sunil Kumar Bhatt, Masanori Nagami, Izumi Walker
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-31 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The teaching of culture and interculturality is today viewed as an integral part of foreign language education. This book presents insights from recent research on the role of culture in second/foreign and heritage language education. It contains 14 chapters including an introductory chapter that discusses diachronically the evolving notion of
Aspects of Culture in Second Language Acquisition and Foreign Language Learning
Language: en
Pages: 292
Authors: Janusz Arabski, Adam Wojtaszek
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-27 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

In recent years language learning has been increasingly viewed by some SLA researchers as an essentially social-psychological process in which the role of a wider sociocultural context should not be marginalized. This volume offers a valuable contribution to this growing body of research by providing theoretical considerations and empirical research
Cultural Studies in the Second Language Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 209
Authors: Dagmar Scheu Lottgen
Categories: Second language acquisition
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: EDITUM

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