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Richards, Jack C. 1943-

Overview
Works: 900 works in 3,267 publications in 8 languages and 21,717 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Self-instruction  Abstracts  Textbooks  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator, Other, Adapter, Publishing director, 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 )

175 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,103 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
Interchange : English for international communication : student's book 1 by Jack C Richards( Book )

370 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Textbook for studying English as a foreign language providing activities and exercises to develop the skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing
New interchange : English for international communication : student's book 2 by Jack C Richards( Book )

219 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 963 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
Longman dictionary of language teaching and applied linguistics by Jack C Richards( Book )

98 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 778 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 difficult terms and ideas in applied linguistics, this dictionary offers: a) Nearly 3000 detailed entries, from subject areas such as teaching methodology, curriculum development, sociolinguistics, syntax and phonetics; b) Clear and accurate definitions which assume no prior knowledge of the subject matter; c) helpful diagrams and tables; d) cross references throughout, linking related subject areas for ease of reference, and helping to broaden students' knowledge
Error analysis : perspectives on second language acquisition by Jack C Richards( Book )

69 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second language teacher education( Book )

35 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and German and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a detailed account of current approaches to the education of teachers of second languages
Reflective teaching in second language classrooms by Jack C Richards( Book )

61 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 705 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
The context of language teaching by Jack C Richards( Book )

35 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language teaching matrix by Jack C Richards( Book )

44 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and German and held by 663 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
Methodology in language teaching : an anthology of current practice by Jack C Richards( Book )

54 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection provides an overview of current approaches, issues, and practices in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages. This book provides an overview of current approaches, issues, and practices in the teaching of English to speakers of other languages. The anthology offers a comprehensive overview to the teaching of English and illustrates the complexity underlying many of the practical planning and instructional activities it involves. Organized into 16 sections, the book contains 41 seminal articles by well-known teacher trainers and researchers. Also included are two sets of discussion questions - a pre-reading background set and a post-reading reflection set. This anthology serves as an important resource for teachers wishing to design a basic course in methodology
Focus on the learner: pragmatic perspectives for the language teacher by John W Oller( Book )

31 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book of readings includes: "Language Didactics and Applied Linguistics" (William Mackey); "Psycholinguistics and Second Language Teaching" (H.H. Stern); "Linguistic Theory" (Noam Chomsky); "Some Psycholinguistic Controversies" (John Oller, Jr.); "The Cognitive Strategies of Language Learning" (John Macnamara); "Conditions for Language Learning" (Graeme Kennedy); "Types of Interference" (B.D.W. Hocking); "a Noncontrastive Approach to Error Analysis" (Jack Richards); "Error Analysis and Second Language Strategies" (Jack Richards); "Language Acquisition in a Second Language Environment" (Roar Ravem); "Two Practical Experiments with Teachers-in-Training, and Some Conclusions" (H.V. George); "What Does It Mean to Know a Language, or How Do You Get Someone to Perform His Competence?" (Bernard Spolsky); "Productive Communication Testing: Progress Report" (John Upshur); "Discrete-Point Tests Versus Tests of Integrative Skills" (John Oller, Jr.); "Context for Language Testing" (John Upshur); "Cross-Cultural Biases in Language Testing" (Eugene Briere); "Attitudes and Motivation: Their Role in Second Language Acquisition" (R.C. Gardner); "Sociocultural Aspects of Language Study" (G.R. Tucker and W.E. Lambert); "Social Factors and Second Language Policies" (E.F. O'Doherty); "The Limits of Language Education" (Bernard Spolsky); "Bilingual Schooling and Second Language Teaching: a Review of Recent North American Experience" (H.H. Stern); "The Language Skills Program of the English Project" (Gerald Dykstra and Shiho Nunes); and "Are tesol Classes the Only Answer?" (Thomas Hale and Eva Budar). (Cfm)
Longman dictionary of applied linguistics by Jack C Richards( Book )

30 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and Chinese and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shou you ying yong yu yan xue ge ge ling yu zhong de chang jian shu yu,Gai nian gong ji 1500 yu tiao
Language and communication by Jack C Richards( Book )

41 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From communicative competence to communicative language pedagogy / Michael Canale / - The domain of pragmatics / Bruce Fraser / - Rules of speaking / Nessa Wolfson / - The structure of teachers' directives / Janet Holmes / - Conversational analysis / Jack C. Richards / - Face in interethnic communication / Ron Scollon / - Two puzzles for linguistic theory : nativelike selection and nativelike fluency / Andrew Pawley / - Monitoring and the second language learner / Donald M. Morrison /
Curriculum development in language teaching by Jack C Richards( Book )

29 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a systematic introduction to the issues involved in planning, developing, and managing effective language programs. The paperback edition provides a systematic introduction to the issues involved in developing, managing, and evaluating effective second and foreign language programs and teaching materials. Key stages in the curriculum development process are examined, including situation analysis, needs analysis, goal setting, syllabus design, materials development and adaptation, teaching and teacher support, and evaluation. Discussion activities throughout the book enable it to be used as a reference text for teachers and administrators
Understanding second & foreign language learning : issues & approaches( Book )

15 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher learning in language teaching( Book )

20 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 462 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
Methodology in TESOL : a book of readings by Michael H Long( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic reading 1 : building effective reading skills : student's book by Jack C Richards( Book )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strategic Reading Level 2 is a reading skills book that contains twelve thematic units, each with three high interest readings. All readings come from authentic sources and have been slightly adapted to be appropriate for study by high intermediate-level students. Exercise material surrounding the readings builds students' vocabulary and develops their reading and critical thinking skills
Beyond training : perspectives on language teacher education by Jack C Richards( Book )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge guide to second language teacher education by Anne Burns( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection provides an overview of current issues, debates, and approaches in Second Language Teacher Education (SLTE) presented by internationally prominent researchers, educators, and emerging scholars. Chapters address such issues as distance education, non-native English-speaking educators, technology, assessment, standards, and the changing contexts of contemporary language teaching and teacher education
 
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Second language teacher education
Alternative Names
Croft Richards, Jack

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Interchange : English for international communication : student's book 1New interchange : English for international communication : student's book 2Longman dictionary of language teaching and applied linguisticsError analysis : perspectives on second language acquisitionSecond language teacher educationReflective teaching in second language classroomsThe context of language teachingThe language teaching matrix