ERIC Number: EJ550697
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Second Language Research in Late Modernity: A Response to Firth and Wagner.
Modern Language Journal, v81 n3 p329-33 Fall 1997
Argues, from a sociolinguistic perspective, that second language (L2) research could usefully engage with some of the debates concerning postmodernity. Suggests that globalization presents an important range of empirical phenomena requiring serious L2 study. Indicates the kinds of linguistic assumptions that ideas about postmodernity draw into doubt. (29 references) (CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For related article, see FL 527 334.