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VanPatten, Bill

Overview
Works: 247 works in 573 publications in 2 languages and 9,834 library holdings
Genres: Self-instruction  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Terminology  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: P118.2, 418.0071
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Most widely held works by Bill VanPatten
Theories in second language acquisition : an introduction( Book )

30 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theories in Second Language Acquisition surveys the major theoretical approaches currently used in second language acquisition (SLA) research, providing a systematic and coherent presentation in a single source. Each chapter follows a consistent chapter model constructed around the same set of questions, including "What is the Theory?" "What are the major constructs?" "What counts as evidence?" "What are the common misunderstandings about the theory?" The answers to these questions are written at a basic level by a leading expert in the respective theoretical model. As a result, the volume as a whole presents complex ideas in an accessible manner
Making communicative language teaching happen by James F Lee( Book )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guiding principle of "Making Communicative Language Teaching Happen" is the premise that communication is the expression, interpretation, and negotiation of meaning, and not simply oral expression. Following that framework, "Making Communicative Language Teaching Happen" helps instructors develop communicative classroom environments that blend listening, speaking, reading, and writing
Key terms in second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )

22 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The new edition of Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition defines the key terminology within second language acquisition, and also provides accessible summaries of the key issues within this complex area of study. The final section presents a list of key readings in second language acquisition that signposts the reader towards classic articles and also provides a springboard to further study. The whole book has been updated and expanded to take into account a wider range of theories and developments since the first edition. It remains at the top of its game.The text is accessibly written, with complicated terms and concepts explained in an easy to understand way. Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition is an essential resource for students"--
Foreign language learning : a research perspective by Bill VanPatten( Book )

14 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Form-meaning connections in second language acquisitions by Bill VanPatten( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interdisciplinary essays and empirical studies, mostly based on the papers presented at the Form and Meaning Conference held in Chicago in 2002. It presents linguistic and cognitive approaches to second language acquisition, attempting to integrate external and internal issues in interlanguage development, while outlining directions for research
Input processing and grammar instruction in second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Processing instruction : theory, research, and commentary( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a comprehensive collection of empirical studies and critical commentary that bring ProcessingáInstruction up to date but also lay the ground work for continued research
Beyond methods : components of second language teacher education by Kathleen Bardovi-Harlig( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written to be accessible even to the novice teacher, this text is intended for courses in foreign language, teaching methods in any language or education department, as well as for courses in applied linguistics as they pertain to language teaching. It introduces teachers to the research of second language acquisiton as it applies to the classroom. It also offers a theoretical basis for making decisions about such things as methods, syllabus design and assessment
Second language acquisition/foreign language learning( Book )

17 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From input to output : a teacher's guide to second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avoiding highly technical jargon and terminology, the author gives a compelling account of current research while couching it within a framework that is of particular relevance to classroom practitioners. The result is an engaging reference that should be required reading for all language instructors and department heads. This book is also ideal for a teaching methods course or an introductory seminar on second language acquisition. - Publisher
Language and language use : studies in Spanish : dedicated to Joseph H. Matluck by Terrell A Morgan( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sabías que--? : beginning Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destinos introduction to Spanish : a telecourse by Bill VanPatten( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series uses the popular telenovela format to present vocabulary, structures, and functions in a natural, conversational way, emphasizing comprehension through context and actions. Story line involves Raquel Rodríguez, an attorney from Los Angeles, who is hired by an aging Mexican industrialist to investigate a long-buried secret about his past. Her task takes her to Mexico City, Seville, Madrid, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, and Puerto Rico, providing exposure to many varieties of spoken Spanish as well as Latino cultures. Many fascinating characters provide cultural and linguistic diversity through lively discussions of history, geography, local foods and customs
Research methods in second language psycholinguistics by Jill Jegerski( Book )

11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This timely volume provides up-to-date overviews of methods used in psycholinguistic research with second languages. Included are chapters on self-paced reading and listening, textual eye-tracking, visual world eye-tracking, ERPs, FMRI, translation recognition tasks, and cross-modal priming. Each contribution is authored by an expert researcher who offers experienced insight into not only the history of the method, but what is measured, how it is measured, issues in research and stimuli design, and the pros and cons of the method. These contributions are bookended by an introductory chapter on various models and issues that inform psycholinguistic inquiry into second language learning, and a final chapter that offers comments on the various methods described in addition to issues related to research design. Intended as a text to be used with advanced undergraduate and graduate students, Research Methods in Second Language Psycholinguistics will be useful to researchers wishing to understand more about the various methods represented and how they are used to investigate psycholinguistic processes in the second language context"--
Sol y viento : beginning Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sol y viento integrates the latest in second language acquisition research with the highest quality, Hollywood caliber feature film available for the Introductory Spanish classroom. The Sol y viento program creates a distinct and captivating cultural experience that motivates students to develop their communication skills. Created specifically for beginning language learners, Sol y viento tells the story of a Chilean family and their winery, and of a young U.S. Latino businessman who finds himself intricately involved with the family as his company tries to buy their land. Mystery, romance, and the unexplainable forces of nature all play a part in this spellbinding story, drawing students in and compelling them to want to communicate about the film and its themes
Research in second language processing and parsing by Conference on second language processing and parsing( Book )

15 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is the first dedicated to the growing field of theory and research on second language processing and parsing. The fourteen papers in this volume offer cutting-edge research using a number of different languages (e.g., Arabic, Spanish, Japanese, French, German, English) and structures (e.g., relative clauses, wh-gaps, gender, number) to examine various issues in second language processing: first language influence, whether or not non-natives can achieve native-like processing, the roles of context and prosody, the effects of working memory, and others. The researchers include both established scholars and newer voices, all offering important insights into the factors that affect processing and parsing in a second language
Lights, camera, Spanish! : pop in the movie, learn the language by Bill VanPatten( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film-based introductory Spanish program that integrates the feature-length film Sol y viento into the instructional and learning experience
Student viewer's handbook to accompany Destinos : an introduction to Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A television course and public television series with fifty-two half- hour programs and a complete package of support materials
Destinos : a telecourse by Bill VanPatten( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faculty guide to accompany Destinos : an introduction to Spanish, a telecourse by Bill VanPatten( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theories in second language acquisition : an introduction
Alternative Names
Bill Van Patten American academic

Bill VanPatten

Bill VanPatten Amerikaans hoogleraar

Patten Bill Van

Patten, William Charles van

Van Patten Bill

Vanpatten, Bill

VanPatten, William

VanPatten, William Charles

Languages
English (208)

Spanish (24)

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Making communicative language teaching happenKey terms in second language acquisitionForm-meaning connections in second language acquisitionsInput processing and grammar instruction in second language acquisitionProcessing instruction : theory, research, and commentaryBeyond methods : components of second language teacher educationFrom input to output : a teacher's guide to second language acquisitionSabías que--? : beginning Spanish