ERIC Number: ED240865
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Language and Communication.
Richards, Jack C., Ed.; Schmidt, Richard W., Ed.
A collection of essays addresses the connection between the study of communication and its sociocultural contexts and the approach to second language teaching based on the concept of communicative competence. Essays include: "From Communicative Competence to Communicative Language Pedagogy" (Michael Canale); "The Domain of Pragmatics" (Bruce Fraser); "Rules of Speaking" (Nessa Wolfson); "The Structure of Teachers' Directives" (Janet Holmes); "Conversational Analysis" (Jack C. Richards and Richard W. Schmidt); "Face in Interethnic Communication" (Ron Scollon and Suzanne B. K. Scollon); "Two Puzzles for Linguistic Theory: Nativelike Selection and Nativelike Fluency" (Andrew Pawley and Frances Hodgetts Syder); and "Monitoring and the Second Language Learner" (Donald M. Morrison and Graham Low). An extensive bibliography and index are included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Communication (Thought Transfer), Communicative Competence (Languages), Discourse Analysis, Educational Strategies, Ethnic Groups, Intergroup Relations, Language Fluency, Linguistic Theory, Pragmatics, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Sociocultural Patterns, Speech Communication, Student Evaluation, Teaching Styles
Longman, 1560 Broadway, New York, NY 10036 ($11.25).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A