The Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
Copyright © 2003 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Catherine J. Doughty, Michael H. Long
Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
Print ISBN: 9780631217541
Online ISBN: 9780470756492
About this Book
The Handbook of Second Language Acquisition presents an integrated discussion of key, and sometimes controversial, issues in second language acquisition research.
- Discusses the biological and cognitive underpinnings of SLA, mechanisms, processes, and constraints on SLA, the level of ultimate attainment, research methods, and the status of SLA as a cognitive science.
- Includes contributions from twenty-seven of the world's leading scholars.
- Provides an invaluable resource for all students and scholars of human cognition, including those in linguistics, psychology, applied linguistics, ESL, foreign languages, and cognitive science.