ERIC Number: ED066961
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Applications of Linguistics: Selected Papers of the Second International Congress of Applied Linguistics, Cambridge 1969.
Perren, G. E., Ed.; Trim, J. L. M., Ed.
This collection of 52 papers in the field of applied linguistics presents ideas of diversified topics. General and specific topics in sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, and language instruction are covered. Testing, teaching methods, speech problems, and the use of computers, language laboratories, radio, and television are discussed. Papers range from such theoretical topics as "Distinctive Features and Phonetic Dimensions" and "Static and Dynamic Lexical Systems" to topics in the practical realm such as "Where Has All the Money Gone? The Need for Cost-Effectiveness Studies in the Teaching of Foreign Language" and "Language Development Programs for Southern American Negroes." Several papers are in French. Conference participants are listed. (VM)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Child Language, Communications, Computational Linguistics, Conference Reports, Educational Radio, Educational Television, Interference (Language), Language Acquisition, Language Instruction, Language Research, Language Tests, Linguistic Theory, Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics, Second Language Learning, Sociolinguistics, Speech Handicaps, Teaching Methods
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