Research Methods and Sociocultural Approaches in Second Language Acquisition
Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Mahn, H. and Reierson, S. 2012. Research Methods and Sociocultural Approaches in Second Language Acquisition. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
Since the publication of Frawley and Lantolf's 1985 study, there has been a significant increase in second language acquisition (SLA) research using sociocultural approaches that draw from Vygotsky's theoretical framework and methodological approach.
- second language acquisition;
- sociocultural language studies