ERIC Number: ED350821
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Applied Linguistics in Society. Papers from the Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (20th, Nottingham, England, United Kingdom, September 1987). British Studies in Applied Linguistics, 3.
Grunwell, Pamela, Ed.
A selection of papers from the 1987 meeting of the applied linguistics association includes the following: "Applied Linguistics in Society" (John Trim); "European Developments in Applied Linguistics" (Theo van Els); "Translation and Interpretation: Retrospect and Prospect" (Peter Newmark); "Clinical Linguistics: Retrospect and Prospect" (Pamela Grunwell); "Some Pawns for Kingman: Language Education and English Teaching" (Ronald Carter); "The Language of the Bilingual Medical Consultation" (Brian Harrison, Arvind Bhatt, James Carey, Philip Ebden); "Learner Diaries: Possibilities and Pitfalls" (Christina Howell-Richardson, Brian Parkinson); "Vocabulary Size as a Placement Indicator" (Paul Meara, Glyn Jones); "Are You Decoding Me? The Assessment of Understanding in Oral Interaction" (Jill Schrafnagl, Duncan Cameron); "Comments in Academic Articles" (John Skelton). (MSE)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Classroom Techniques, Dialog Journals, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Instructional Effectiveness, Intercultural Communication, Interpreters, Interpretive Skills, Language Research, Language Role, Linguistic Theory, Listening Comprehension, Medicine, Physician Patient Relationship, Physicians, Second Language Instruction, Student Placement, Theory Practice Relationship, Translation, Vocabulary
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Centre for Information on Language Teaching and Research, London (England).
Note: For individual papers, see FL 020 521-530.