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Teaching Adolescent and Adult Language Learners With Limited or Interrupted Formal Schooling

  1. Martha Bigelow

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1166

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Bigelow, M. 2012. Teaching Adolescent and Adult Language Learners With Limited or Interrupted Formal Schooling. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Worldwide, formal schooling is not available to all individuals for reasons ranging from political and social unrest on a large scale to economic necessity among individuals and families.

Keywords:

  • second language acquisition;
  • immigration and emigration;
  • literacy