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Baker, Colin 1949-

Overview
Works: 129 works in 462 publications in 8 languages and 17,408 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Reference works  Miscellanea  Handbooks and manuals  Case studies  Conference papers and proceedings  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Artist
Classifications: LC3715, 370.117
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Colin Baker
 
Most widely held works by Colin Baker
Foundations of bilingual education and bilingualism by Colin Baker( Book )

96 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written as an introductory text from a crossdisciplinary perspective, this book covers individual and societal concepts in minority and majority languages
A parents' and teachers' guide to bilingualism by Colin Baker( Book )

71 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This edition provides an introduction of practical value to questions of bilingualism for parents and teachers. The style of the book is to pose the questions that are asked most often, followed by straightforward answers
Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education by Colin Baker( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This encyclopedia is divided into three sections: individual bilingualism; bilingualism in society and bilingual education. It includes many pictures, graphs, maps and diagrams. The book concludes with a comprehensive bibliography on bilingualism
Key issues in bilingualism and bilingual education by Colin Baker( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attitudes and language by Colin Baker( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy and practice in bilingual education : a reader extending the foundations by Colin Baker( Book )

13 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilingualism and special education : issues in assessment and pedagogy by Angel Lin( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a comprehensive selection of articles on bilingual education in the USA and the rest of the world. This book is suitable for instructors and students, with questions and activities based on each of the 19 readings for students to engage in active learning
The care and education of young bilinguals : an introduction for professionals by Colin Baker( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text is a comprehensive introduction for all professionals working with bilingual children. For speech therapists, doctors, psychologists, counsellors, teachers, special needs personnel, the book addresses important issues at a practical level
An introductory reader to the writings of Jim Cummins by Jim Cummins( Book )

11 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The contribution of Jim Cummins to bilingualism and bilingual education has been substantial and profound. This reader provides a comprehensive compilation of his most important and influential texts
Aspects of bilingualism in Wales by Colin Baker( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamentos de educación bilingüe y bilingüismo by Colin Baker( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilingual education and bilingualism( )

in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models in cardboard by Colin Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models in wood by Colin Baker( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una nuova mondialità per un futuro di pace( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Business in the seventies : commercial English course by Marie Jay( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shuang yu zhu yiQ&A by Katja M Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the European society for the study of drug toxicity. proceedings of the meeting held in Oxford, April 1968 by Société européenne de toxicologie( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molecular photoelectron spectroscopy: a handbook of He 584 Å spectra by D. W Turner( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bush school( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five years ago, school teachers Colin and Sandra Baker, decided to move to the town of Warrego, situated on the edge of the Tanami desert, and run the Warrego primary school. However, the gold mine closed and almost overnight, Warrego became a ghost town. With no students left, it appeared that the school would have to close. To keep their school going and to save their jobs, Colin and Sandra had to find a way to encourage the children from a neighbouring remote, Aboriginal community to come to school. Since then, they have developed a unique curriculum centred on the children's interests and learning styles, and focused on improving the children's general health. They have had remarkable success with their extreme dedication and involvement. Ian Hopwood, the District Principal overseeing eleven schools, is the Bakers' boss. He gives an insight into the reaction of the education department to the Bakers' maverick approach
 
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Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education
Alternative Names
Baker, Colin

Baker Colin 1949-....

Baker, Colin Ronald 1949-

Beikers, Kolins 1949-

베이커, 콜린 1949-

ベーカー, コリン

ベーカー, コリン 1949

Languages
English (292)

Spanish (21)

German (3)

Italian (3)

Japanese (2)

(1)

Chinese (1)

Korean (1)

Covers
A parents' and teachers' guide to bilingualismEncyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual EducationAttitudes and languagePolicy and practice in bilingual education : a reader extending the foundationsBilingualism and special education : issues in assessment and pedagogyThe care and education of young bilinguals : an introduction for professionalsAn introductory reader to the writings of Jim CumminsAspects of bilingualism in WalesFundamentos de educación bilingüe y bilingüismo