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Title Language in language teacher education / edited by Hugh Trappes-Lomax, Gibson Ferguson.
Imprint Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., [2002]

Series Language learning and language teaching, 1569-9471 ; v. 4
Language learning and language teaching ; v. 4. 1569-9471
Subject Language teachers -- Training of.
Language and languages.
Language awareness.
Alt Name Trappes-Lomax, H. R.
Ferguson, Gibson.
Description 1 online resource (257 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Language in Language Teacher Education; Editorial page; Title page; Untitled; LCC page; Contents; Introduction Language in language teacher education: a discourse perspective; Notes; References; Part 1 Concepts of language in language teacher education; Is language a verb? -- conceptual change in linguistics and language teaching; The social component of language teacher education; Language teaching: deWning the subject; ReXexive language in language teacher education; Training in instructional conversation; Part 2 Working with language in language teacher education; Doing language awareness.
Summary This volume explores the defining element in the work of language teacher educators: language itself. The book is in two parts. The first part holds up to scrutiny concepts of language that underlie much practice in language teacher education yet too frequently remain under-examined. These include language as social institution, language as verbal practice, language as reflexive practice, language as school subject and language as medium of language learning. The chapters in the second part are written by language teacher educators working in a range of institutional contexts and on a variety o.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789027296245 (electronic bk.)
9027296243 (electronic bk.)
1588112594 (alk. paper)
1588112608 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 56117921
Additional Format Print version: Language in language teacher education. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2002 (DLC) 2002074616