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Skehan, Peter

  1. Janny Leung

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1072

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Leung, J. 2012. Skehan, Peter. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Peter Skehan (1944– ) is a British linguist whose main research focus revolves around individual differences (especially language aptitude) and second language acquisition.


  • language teaching;
  • psycholinguistics;
  • second language acquisition