Encyclopedia of Language and Education

2008 Edition
| Editors: Nancy H. Hornberger


In this second, fully revised edition, the 10 volume Encyclopedia of Language and Education offers the newest developments including two new volumes of research and scholarly content essential to the field of language teaching and learning in the age of globalization. In the selection of topics and contributors, the Encyclopedia reflects the depth of disciplinary knowledge, breadth of interdisciplinary perspective, and diversity of sociogeographic experience in the field. Throughout, there is an inclusion of contributions from non-English speaking and non-western parts of the world, providing truly global coverage. The Encyclopedia is a necessary reference set for every university and college library in the world that serves a faculty or school of education.

Vol.1: Language Policy and Political Issues in Education; Vol.2: Literacy; Vol.3: Discourse and Education; Vol.4: Second and Foreign Language Education; Vol.5: Bilingual Education; Vol.6: Knowledge About Language Vol.7: Lanaguage Testing and Assessment; Vol.8: Language Socialization; Vol.9: Ecology of Language; Vol.10: Research Methods in Language and Education.

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Editors and affiliations

  • Nancy H. Hornberger
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of EducationUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PAUSA

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