Researching Cultures of Learning

International Perspectives on Language Learning and Education

  • Martin Cortazzi
  • Lixian Jin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction: Researching Cultures of Learning

    1. Martin Cortazzi, Lixian Jin
      Pages 1-17
  3. Some Issues of Research and Its Application

  4. Exploring Changes in Cultural Heritages and Learning

  5. Learners’ Perceptions and Expectations of Teachers

  6. The Dynamics of Socialization and Motivation in Cultures of Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 265-265
    2. Joseph Falout, Tim Murphey, Tetsuya Fukuda, Maria Trovela
      Pages 328-349
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 351-355

About this book


This edited book examines cultures of learning from the perspectives of education, applied linguistics and language learning. The concept can be used to explore socio-cultural features of language learning and use contexts in educational institutions, and cultural practices of pedagogic activities and classroom interaction.


applied linguistics education English Language Learning research teacher education

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin Cortazzi
    • 1
  • Lixian Jin
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WarwickUK
  2. 2.De Montfort UniversityUK

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