Are you about to start a Master's degree where you will be carrying out research for the first time? Or do you refer to research in your work as a teacher, teacher trainer, or materials writer? However you are involved with research, this book will give you a clear and thorough introduction to all the main types of language learning research.
This book gives a clear, accessible introduction to all the main types of second language research.
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION; PART TWO: QUALITATIVE RESEARCH; PART THREE: QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH; PART FOUR: CONCLUSION; ANSWER KEYS 257; APPENDICES 264; GLOSSARY 287; BIBLIOGRAPHY 295; INDEX 309
An accessible introduction to language learning research. By James Dean Brown and Ted Rodgers. Part of the Oxford Handbooks for Language Teachers series.