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English language teaching : the case of Japan

Print Book, English, 2004
LINCOM, Munich, 2004
298 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
9783895868528, 3895868523
English in Japan: an overview / Jiri V. Neustupny and Shin'ya Tanaka
Lessons from the past: traditions and reform / Richard C. Smith with Motomichi Imura
Japanese learners of English: myths and reality / Stephen M. Ryan and Veronika Makarova
Teaching and learning grammar in the Japanese EFL context / Kenichi Yamakawa
Variables affecting listening comprehension of Japanese learners of English / Akiyo Hirai
Pronunciation teaching: challenges, curricula designs, computer aids / Veronika Makarova, Barbara Bradford, Stephen Lambacher
Between a rock and a hard place: teaching English reading in Japan / Andrew Barfield, Robert Betts, Mayumi Watanabe
Teaching speaking skills to Japanese learners / Jacqueline Gollin and Joy Northcott
The nature of L2 writing by Japanese learners of English / Junko Okabe
Exceptions to passivity: specifically situated autonomy / Miyuki Usuki and Tim Murphey
Cooperative learning / Jane Joritz-Nakagawa
Content-based EFL in Japan: diversity, innovation, and change / Robert E. Gettings
Computer assisted English language learning in Japan / Kazunori Nozawa
English language assessment in Japan / John Shillaw
Teacher training and development / Kunihiro Nagasawa
Conclusion: Reform of Japanese ELT: directions and evaluations