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Type: Thesis
Title: Exploring the socio-cultural structure of formal ESL instruction in classroom talk : a case study of a secondary school in Brunei / Guan Eng, Ho
Author: Guan Eng, Ho
Issue Date: 2003
School/Discipline: Centre for European Studies and General Linguistics
Abstract: Draws on aspects of socio-cultural theory of second language acquisition in addition to the exploration of the formal structure of ESL instruction. Data collection and analysis has employed a combination of the ethnographic and ethnomethodological approaches. By including the wider situational context, this study provides a new dimension in addressing issues of language education. It demonstrates the usefulness of making connections between linguistics and language education to gain insights into formal language acquisition in school.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Adelaide, Centre for European Studies and General Linguistics, 2003
Subject: English language Study and teaching Foreign speakers.
English language Study and teaching Foreign speakers Case studies.
Language and languages Study and teaching.
Communication in education.
Description: Includes bibliography (p. 260-276).
xi, 276 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
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