Literature in Language Education

  • Geoff. Hall

Part of the Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics book series (RPAL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Literature as Discourse

  3. Language, Literature and Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 39-82
    3. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 83-122
  4. Exploring Research in Language, Literature and Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-127
    2. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 141-159
    3. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 160-177
  5. Researching Literature in Language Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-187
    2. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 189-212
  6. Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Geoff. Hall
      Pages 235-241
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 243-278

About this book


A state of the art critical review of research into literature in language education of interest to teachers of English and of modern foreign languages. There are prompts and principles for those who wish to improve their own practice or to engage in projects or research in this area. The primary focus is on language of literature, reading of literature, literature as culture, and literature in education.


education English English literature language Literatur research

Authors and affiliations

  • Geoff. Hall
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Applied Language StudiesUniversity of Wales SwanseaUK

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