ERIC Number: ED216530
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Faces and Facets of Bilingualism. Bilingual Educational Series: 10. Papers in Applied Linguistics.
Lambert, Wallace E.; And Others
Four essays are presented on the subject of bilingualism, with the specific purpose of providing information for teachers about the ways in which they can help language minority children sustain their first language while acquiring English. After an introduction by G. Richard Tucker, the following papers are presented: (1) "Bilingualism: Its Nature and Significance," by Wallace E. Lambert; (2) "Bilingual Education and First Language Acquisition," by Catherine E. Snow and Beverly A. Goldfield; (3) "Learning English as a Second Language in a Bilingual Setting: A Guide for Parents and Teachers," by Anna Uhl Chamot; and (4) "Cognitive Styles and the Bilingual Educator," by Stephen R. Cahir. (AMH)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Bilingualism, Cognitive Style, English (Second Language), Language Acquisition, Second Language Learning
Center for Applied Linguistics, P.O. Box 4866, Hampden Station, Baltimore, MD 21211 ($5.25).
Publication Type: Books; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.; National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education, Arlington, VA.; InterAmerica Research Associates, Rosslyn, VA.; Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC.