ERIC Number: EJ470863
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Beyond the Text Book: The Role of Commercial Materials in Language Teaching.
Richards, Jack C.
RELC Journal: A Journal of Language Teaching and Research in Southeast Asia, v24 n1 p1-14 Jun 1993
The benefits and costs of the impact of textbooks on teaching English-as-a-Second-Language courses are discussed. This paper examines the role of commercial textbooks in instruction, reasons for their present status, and the consequences of that status. (10 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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