Insights into Second Language Reading : A Cross-Linguistic Approach Paperback / softback
Part of the Cambridge Applied Linguistics series
This critical volume, provides an in-depth analysis of second language reading's multiple dimensions. The paperback edition describes the complexity of reading and explains how reading differs in a first and second language.
The book is broad in scope, covering all major aspects of the reading process and synthesizing all current reading research.
The author provides a cross-linguistic orientation, explaining how first and second languages can mutually facilitate one another.
This important volume offers strategies for enhancing literary acquisition, second-language learning and bilingual processing, and will serve as a valuable guide for graduate students, professors, researchers and foreign language teachers.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 344 pages
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 10/01/2005
- Category: Applied linguistics for ELT
- ISBN: 9780521545136