Working Memory in Second Language Acquisition and Processing

Working Memory in Second Language Acquisition and Processing

Author: Zhisheng Wen

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 9781783093588

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 328

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This unique volume offers a comprehensive discussion of essential theoretical and methodological issues concerning the pivotal role of working memory in second language learning and processing. It includes theoretical chapters, empirical studies providing original data and new insights into the topic, and commentary chapters which chart the course for future research.

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Language: en
Pages: 328
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Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-01 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

This unique volume offers a comprehensive discussion of essential theoretical and methodological issues concerning the pivotal role of working memory in second language learning and processing. It includes theoretical chapters, empirical studies providing original data and new insights into the topic, and commentary chapters which chart the course for future
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Pages: 266
Authors: Susan E. Gathercole, Alan D. Baddeley
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Psychology Press

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Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Ian Neath, Gordon D. A. Brown, Claudette Fortin, Marie Poirier
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Psychology Press

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