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VanPatten, Bill

Overview
Works: 432 works in 856 publications in 2 languages and 11,861 library holdings
Genres: Self-instruction  Conference papers and proceedings  Documentary films  Educational television programs  Terminology 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: P118.2, 418.0071
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill VanPatten
Theories in second language acquisition : an introduction by Jessica Williams( Book )

33 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 548 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
Destinos : introduction to Spanish : a telecourse( Visual )

32 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raquel Rodriguez, an attorney from Los Angeles, is hired by an aging Mexican industrialist to investigate a long-buried secret about his past. Her task takes her from the grand cities of Spain to the seaports of Argentina, the mountain country of Puerto Rico and back to Mexico City. Traveling with Raquel, viewers will learn to speak and understand international varieties of Spanish while immersed in the richness of Latino cultures
Key terms in second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )

23 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 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 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making communicative language teaching happen by James F Lee( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 279 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
Form-meaning connections in second language acquisitions by Bill VanPatten( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume addresses theoretical and research domains related to questions of how forms-meaning connections are initiated, processed, and stored, and what internal and external factors may affect these mappings
Destinos : an introduction to Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond methods : components of second language teacher education by Kathleen Bardovi-Harlig( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 257 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
Processing instruction : theory, research, and commentary( Book )

16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work presents ten related articles that illustrate the role of processing instruction in second language acquisition. The articles provide both historical and current context, as well as describe the influence of the input processing model on PI
Second language acquisition/foreign language learning by James F Lee( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 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 214 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
Making communicative language teaching happen by James F Lee( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to help instructors develop communicative classroom environments that blend listening, speaking, reading and writing
Language and language use : studies in Spanish : dedicated to Joseph H. Matluck by Terrell A Morgan( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interactive Spanish language CD-ROM with activities and games that students can use to practice the grammar, vocabulary and culture presented in each lesson of the main text. Includes videos, activities, verb listings, dictionary, and Los Hispanos Hablan segments. Accompanied by manuals, texts, and audio CDs. Excellent for listening comprehension and gaining cultural insights. Suitable for self-study, building vocabulary, and developing reading, listening, speaking and grammar skills
Research methods in second language psycholinguistics by Jill Jegerski( Book )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 157 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"--
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 120 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
Destinos : an introduction to Spanish-- workbook/study guide by Bill VanPatten( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sol y viento : beginning Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 93 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
Communication and skill by Bill VanPatten( Book )

7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Theories in second language acquisition : an introduction
Alternative Names
Bill VanPatten

Bill VanPatten Amerikaans hoogleraar

Patten Bill Van

Patten, William Charles van

Van Patten Bill

Vanpatten, Bill

VanPatten, William

VanPatten, William Charles

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English (224)

Spanish (54)

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Destinos : introduction to Spanish : a telecourseKey terms in second language acquisitionMaking communicative language teaching happenForm-meaning connections in second language acquisitionsDestinos : an introduction to SpanishInput processing and grammar instruction in second language acquisitionBeyond methods : components of second language teacher educationProcessing instruction : theory, research, and commentary