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Richards, Jack C.

Overview
Works: 932 works in 2,560 publications in 5 languages and 18,918 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Software  Conversation and phrase books 
Roles: Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Translator, Composer, Vocalist, Thesis advisor, Adapter, Creator
Classifications: P51, 418.007
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Most widely held works by Jack C Richards
Approaches and methods in language teaching : a description and analysis by Jack C Richards ( Book )
128 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book presents a clear description and analysis of the major approaches and methods used in second and foreign language teaching
Longman dictionary of applied linguistics by Jack C Richards ( Book )
105 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This best-selling dictionary is now in its 4rd edition. Specifically written for students of language teaching and applied linguistics, it has become an indispensible resource for those engaged in courses in TEFL, TESOL, applied linguistics and introductory courses in general linguistics. Fully revised, this new edition includes over 350 new entries. Previous definitions have been revised or replaced in order to make this the most up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary available. Providing straightforward and accessible explanations of diff
Second language teacher education ( Book )
28 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and German and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages
Error analysis : perspectives on second language acquisition by Jack C Richards ( Book )
60 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The context of language teaching by Jack C Richards ( Book )
26 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The language teaching matrix by Jack C Richards ( Book )
32 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and German and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book planned for use in courses on language teaching methodology and teacher preparation, and as a source book for courses in language curriculum development, materials development and teaching practice. It examines the theoretical and practical dimensions of central issues in language teaching
Reflective teaching in second language classrooms by Jack C Richards ( Book )
34 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflective Teaching in Second Language Classrooms introduces teachers to ways of exploring and reflecting upon their classroom experiences, using a carefully structured approach to self-observation and self-evaluation. Teachers are encouraged to collect data about their own teaching; to examine their attitudes, beliefs, and assumptions; and then to use the information obtained as a basis for critical reflection on teaching practices. The approach is not linked to a particular method, but rather can be applied to a variety of approaches and teaching situations. Each chapter includes thought-provoking questions and activities appropriate for group discussion or self-study
Focus on the learner : pragmatic perspectives for the language teacher by John W Oller ( Book )
18 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Methodology in language teaching : an anthology of current practice by Jack C Richards ( Book )
51 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Understanding second & foreign language learning : issues & approaches ( Book )
14 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Language and communication by Jack C Richards ( Book )
35 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curriculum development in language teaching by Jack C Richards ( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text provides a systematic introduction to the issues involved in developing, managing, and evaluating effective second materials
Methodology in TESOL : a book of readings ( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teacher learning in language teaching ( Book )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book discusses the field of educational research called 'teacher learning,' as it applies to the teaching of languages. This book invites us to look at teacher education from a fresh point of view, through an exploration of the thinking and learning processes of individuals as they learn to teach. Seventeen original articles, based on studies done in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia, provide examples of pioneering research into the ways that individuals learn to teach languages, and the roles that previous experience, social context, and professional training play in the process. --From publisher's description
Beyond training : perspectives on language teacher education by Jack C Richards ( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cambridge guide to second language teacher education by Anne Burns ( Book )
11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection provides a state-of-the-art survey of current issues, debates and approaches in contemporary Second Language Teacher Education
Professional development for language teachers : strategies for teacher learning by Jack C Richards ( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Professional Development for Language Teachers is a practical introduction for teachers, administrators, and coordinators who wish to implement a coherent and strategic approach to teacher development. The book examines ten different strategies that can facilitate professional development in language teaching, including peer coaching and journal writing. Besides serving as an invaluable guide for teachers and teacher trainers, Professional Development for Language Teachers will serve as a basic text on teacher development for MA TESOL programs."--BOOK JACKET
New interchange : English for international communication : intro student's book by Jack C Richards ( Book )
56 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Destinado a estudiantes de nivel elemental de la lengua inglesa. Contiene material de lectura, ejercicios escritos y orales para un mejor desarrollo del aprendizaje
The Cambridge guide to pedagogy and practice in second language teaching ( Book )
9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As a consequence of the growing demand for effective English programs, language teaching professionals are engaged in a continual review and evaluation of their assumptions and practices. The emergence of approaches such as reflective teaching, task-based pedagogy, genre theory, and action research are examples of how the language teaching profession undergoes periodic waves of renewal and paradigm shifts as it continually reinvents itself through the impact of new ideas, new educational philosophies, new technology, and new research findings. The present volume seeks to document such changes through a comprehensive overview of current approaches and practices in language teaching"--
Person to person : communicative speaking and listening skills by Jack C Richards ( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Croft Richards, Jack
Richards, J. C.
Richards, J. C. 1943-
Richards, J. C. (Jack C.)
Richards, J. C. (Jack C.), 1943-
Richards, Jack.
Richards, Jack, 1943-
Richards, Jack C.
Richards, Jack Croft.
Richards, Jack Croft 1943-
リチャーズ, J. C
リチャーズ, ジャック
リチャーズ, ジャック・C
Languages
English (676)
Spanish (17)
Chinese (5)
German (2)
Polish (1)
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