Contemporary Computer-Assisted Language Learning by Michael Thomas,Hayo Reinders,Mark Warschauer

By Michael Thomas,Hayo Reinders,Mark Warschauer

modern Computer-Assisted Language studying (CALL) is a entire, one-volume paintings written via top foreign figures within the box targeting quite a lot of theoretical and methodological concerns. It explains key phrases and ideas, synthesizes the study literature and explores the consequences of recent and rising technologies.

The booklet comprises chapters on key facets for name reminiscent of layout, instructor schooling, evaluate, educating on-line and checking out, in addition to new developments akin to social media. the amount takes a vast examine name and explores how various theoretical methods have emerged as affects together with socio-cultural thought, constructivism and new literacy reports. A thesaurus of phrases to aid these new to name in addition to to permit these already engaged within the box to deepen their present wisdom is additionally supplied. modern Computer-Assisted Language studying is key interpreting for postgraduate scholars of language instructing in addition to researchers in similar fields occupied with the research of computer-assisted learning.

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