ERIC Number: ED414762
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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The Power of CALL.
Pennington, Martha C., Ed.
The book provides an overview of Computer-Assisted Language Learning (CALL) written by specialists in specific areas of electronic media. Its nine chapters include: "The Power of the Computer in Language Education" (Martha C. Pennington); "Elements of CALL Methodology: Development, Evaluation, and Implementation" (Philip L. Hubbard); "Second Language Classroom Research Traditions: How Does CALL Fit?" (Carol Chapelle, Joan Jamieson, Yuhsoon Park); "Computer Networks: Webs of Communication for Language Teaching" (Robert Hoffman); "Hypermedia and CALL" (David Ashworth); "Concordancing in Language Learning" (John Flowerdew); "A Principled Consideration of Computers and Reading in a Second Language" (Tom Cobb, Vance Stevens); "Exploring the Virtual World: Computers in the Second Language Writing Classroom" (Marianne Phinney); and "Computer-Assisted Development of Spoken Language Skills" (Martha C. Pennington, John H. Esling). Contents are indexed by subject. (Contains 420 references.) (MSE)
Descriptors: Classroom Research, Classroom Techniques, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Networks, Educational Technology, Hypermedia, Indexes, Instructional Materials, Oral Language, Reading Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Second Languages, Skill Development, Speech Skills, Teaching Methods, Writing Instruction
Athelstan, 2476 Bolsover, Suite 464, Houston, TX 77005. (paperback: ISBN-0-940753-03-0; clothbound: ISBN-0-940753-04-9).
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