Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Language Teaching
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9781405154895
StatePublished - Nov 5 2009


  • Acquisition of heritage languages - HL learners, L2 programs or HL programs
  • Bilingual speakers of minority languages
  • Cognitive and linguistic approach to HL acquisition
  • Dual tracks for L2 learners and HL learners
  • Heritage language and minority languages
  • Heritage language learning process
  • Heritage language programs
  • Heritage speaker - cultural and linguistic identity
  • Learning heritage language in formal settings
  • Second language classrooms and immigration patterns in Western Europe, Australia, and North America

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Social Sciences
  • General Arts and Humanities

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