By Michael Byram
The Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning is a handbook dealing with all aspects of contemporary language teaching and its history. Produced specifically for language teaching professionals, it will also prove useful as a reference work for academic studies at postgraduate level.The articles, by international specialists, are arranged alphabetically. They cover teaching in particular countries and in a range of specific languages. Themes covered include:* methods and materials* assessment and testing* contexts and concepts* related disciplines, such as psychology and sociolinguistics.With thematic contents list and detailed index, this is an invaluable resource for anyone with a professional or academic interest in the subject.