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VanPatten, Bill

Overview
Works: 221 works in 419 publications in 2 languages and 7,489 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Terminology  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Self-instruction  History  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: P118.2, 418.0071
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill VanPatten
Second language acquisition/foreign language learning ( )
16 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research in second language processing and parsing by Bill VanPatten( )
13 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,132 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 e
Key terms in second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key Terms in Second Language Acquisition includes definitions of key terms 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 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
Form-meaning connections in second language acquisitions by Bill VanPatten( )
13 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 707 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
Processing instruction theory, research, and commentary by Bill VanPatten( )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 643 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
Making communicative language teaching happen by James F Lee( Book )
14 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 468 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
Theories in second language acquisition : an introduction by Bill VanPatten( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 429 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
Foreign language learning : a research perspective by Bill VanPatten( Book )
12 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 324 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 251 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
Input processing and grammar instruction in second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )
10 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From input to output : a teacher's guide to second language acquisition by Bill VanPatten( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 203 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
Research methods in second language psycholinguistics by Jill Jegerski( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 163 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"--
Workbook to accompany Making communicative language teaching happen by James F Lee( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Listening comprehension CD program to accompany Destinos ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Integrating technology into the language curriculum ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses four general aspects of technology and its ramifications to language teaching-both in foreign languages and ESOL. The four aspects are: what is technology good for ; where does technology live ; what is the process for integrating technology and how do I get good materials
Audioscript to accompany Destinos, an introduction to Spanish by Bill VanPatten( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home viewer's guide to accompany Destinos by Bill VanPatten( Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La cartera ; El encuentro ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two segments of a Spanish language instructional series. Episodio 7: Teaches Spanish words for common articles of clothing. Episodio 8: More about past tense verb forms is presented. Describes some of the cultural differences between Madrid and Sevilla
El Peaje ; Recuerdos ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two segments of the Spanish language instructional series. Episodio 21: Introduces vocabulary relating to weather conditions. Discusses history of Puerto Rico. Episodio 22: Review of vocabulary presented in previous lessons
La Carta ; El Secreto ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two segments of the Spanish language instructional series. Episodio 1: Introduction to series. Sets out goals for learning and methods to be used in the language instruction. Introduces the verbs ser and discusses cognates. Episodio 2: Introduces Spanish greetings and words used to describe family relationships. Also discusses Spanish alphabet
 
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Languages
English (157)
Spanish (3)
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