|Series title:||Major Themes in Education Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $1885.00|
| Book Description: |
Language is at the very core of the educational process, both as a medium for the transmission of knowledge and as a cognitive tool. The learning and use of second languages has often been associated with purely instrumental views of education. But the importance of the socio-cultural dimension of language learning is increasingly acknowledged as the need to educate children for life in multilingual and multicultural societies becomes compelling, and as new technologies transform...