Language learning and study abroad: A critical reading of research

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Study abroad is often seen as a crucial dimension of language learning - developing communicative proficiency, language awareness, and intercultural competence. The author provides an overview and assessment of research on language learning in study abroad settings, reviewing the advantages and constraints of perspectives adopted in this research.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages248
ISBN (Electronic)9780230240766
ISBN (Print)9780230549241
Publication statusPublished - Jul 8 2009


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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