Creating Sense: Texts And Realities


by Allison, Desmond (Ed.)

Creating Sense: Texts And Realities

Price:  US$20.17   (SGD26.19*)
Format:  Paper Back, 233 pages
Published:  1999, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9810415958
SB#:  035259 (400)

About This Book

Selected from those given at the 1998 Singapore NUS conference the 12 referenced papers explore in several contexts the human experience of learning and teaching "making sense" of the of the world and our place in it. The practical importance and theoretical significance of meaning-making in related to many areas of education including: materials development in learning; narrative in picture books; television talk shows; spoken English in Singapore; idioms in teaching; writing in second language situations and talking in nursery school.


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