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Critical Pedagogy in Language Teaching

  1. Graham Crookes

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0284

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Crookes, G. 2012. Critical Pedagogy in Language Teaching. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Critical pedagogy in language teaching is a perspective in language curriculum theory and instructional practice that supports and advances teaching and the study of languages in ways that would promote social justice.


  • teaching methods in applied linguistics;
  • critical pedagogy;
  • literacy;
  • racism;
  • radical pedagogy;
  • social justice