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Understanding Research in Second Language Learning

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Understanding Research in Second Language Learning

Understanding Research in Second Language Learning
A Teacher's Guide to Statistics and Research Design

Author

James Dean Brown

English Type

International English

Availability

Available

Format

Paperback

ISBN

9780521315517

Date Published

December 1988

Product description

Understanding Research in Second Language Learning focuses on the skills and processes necessary for understanding statistical research in language learning.

Designed for language teachers with no previous background in statistics, the paperback edition focuses on the skills and processes necessary for understanding statistical research in language learning. Brown explains the basic terms of statistics, the structure and organization of statistical research reports, the system of statistical logic, and how to decipher tables, charts, and graphs. By the end of the book, readers will be able to make knowledgeable judgments about the relative qualities of a study and to assess the value of the results of a study in relation to a specific language teaching situation.

Key features

  • Written in an accessible style.
  • Suitable for teachers with no previous background in statistics.
  • Supports teachers to understand and evaluate research results.

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