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Cook, Vivian

  1. Benedetta Bassetti

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0222

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Bassetti, B. 2012. Cook, Vivian. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Vivian James Cook (born June 13, 1940) is an English applied linguist who investigates second language acquisition, and especially multicompetence. He holds a Chair in Applied Linguistics at Newcastle University, UK.


  • bilingualism;
  • CALL;
  • esl/efl;
  • language teaching;
  • second language acquisition;
  • writing