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By Ilona Leki,Alister Cumming,Tony Silva

'I applaud the authors for this vast project, in addition to the care exercised in opting for and sequencing themes and subtopics. an immense energy and salient function of this quantity is its variety: it's going to function a key reference device for researchers operating in L2 composition and in allied fields.' – John Hedgcock, Monterey Institute for overseas Studies

Synthesizing twenty-five years of the main major and influential findings of released study on moment language writing in English, this quantity promotes realizing and gives entry to investigate advancements within the box. total, it distinguishes the most important contexts of English L2 studying in North the United States, synthesizes the learn subject matters, concerns, and findings that span those contexts, and translates the methodological development and considerable findings of this physique of information. Of specific curiosity is the wide bibliography, which makes this quantity a necessary reference device for libraries and severe writing execs, either researchers and practitioners, either L1 and L2. This publication is designed to permit researchers to familiarize yourself with an important learn in this subject, to advertise figuring out of pedagogical wishes of L2 writing scholars, and to introduce graduate scholars to L2 writing study findings.

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