Chapter 5. Linguistic Theory

  1. Bernard Spolsky and
  2. Francis M. Hult
  1. Richard Hudson

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch5

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

The Handbook of Educational Linguistics

How to Cite

Hudson, R. (2008) Linguistic Theory, in The Handbook of Educational Linguistics (eds B. Spolsky and F. M. Hult), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694138.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405154109

Online ISBN: 9780470694138

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Keywords:

  • linguistic theory;
  • verbal intelligence;
  • education;
  • mother tongue;
  • political literacy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Linguistic Theory and Education

  • Linguistic Theory

  • Why Education Needs Linguistic Theory

  • Some Important Linguistic Ideas

  • Some Linguistic Models