Young Language Learners' Motivation and Attitudes
Longitudinal, Comparative and Explanatory Perspectives
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Academic & Professional|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $148.00|
| Book Description: |
Taking three different perspectives, this book looks at primary school children's language learning motivation and language attitudes. In adopting a longitudinal perspective, the book fills a research gap and provides a macro-level analysis of motivational development over time. It reveals a surprising amount of stability in primary school children's motivational and attitudinal development.
The comparative perspective looks at the learners' affective dispositions with regard...