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Lightbown, Patsy M.

  1. Nina Spada

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1355

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Spada, N. 2012. Lightbown, Patsy M.. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Patsy M. Lightbown is a pioneer in the field of classroom research (CR) on second language (L2) learning and teaching.


  • esl/efl;
  • language in the classroom;
  • research methods in applied linguistics;
  • second language acquisition