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Teaching language, learning culture

by Richard M. Swiderski

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Published by Bergin & Garvey in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching.,
  • Language and culture -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-228) and index.

    StatementRichard M. Swiderski.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP53 .S895 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 233 p. ;
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1737740M
    ISBN 100897893263
    LC Control Number92042904

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This second edition of Teaching and Researching Language and Culture captures some of the major theoretical and empirical developments in the field of applied linguistics arising from these changes.

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