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The Handbook of Language Teaching, Paperback / softback Book

The Handbook of Language Teaching Paperback / softback

Edited by Michael H. Long, Catherine J. Doughty

Part of the Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics series


Bringing together an international and interdisciplinary team of contributors, this Handbook is a wide-ranging and invaluable reference guide to language teaching. * A comprehensive reference work on language teaching, which combines the latest research findings, coverage of core topics, and examples of teaching experience from a variety of languages and settings * Provides a unique breadth of coverage, including: the psycholinguistic underpinnings of language learning; social, political, and educational contexts; program design; materials writing and course design; teaching and testing; teacher education; and assessment and evaluation * Offers a balanced evaluation of the major positions and approaches, including examining the increasingly important social and political context of language teaching * Written by an international and interdisciplinary group of authors from a dozen different countries; English is only one of the many languages used as examples throughout the volume


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 824 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: linguistics
  • ISBN: 9781444350029

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