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Writing science: literacy and discursive power / M.A.K. Halliday and J.R. Martin

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Date of publication: 1993. Series: Critical Perspectives in Literacy and Education. Condition: Fine - no defects. Subject content: This book is about the use of language in the science classroom. It discusses the evolution of scientific discourse for learning in secondary schools, and examines the form and function of language across a variety of levels including lexiogrammar, discourse semantics, register, genre and ideology. Special attention is paid to how this knowledge is imparted. It will be of particular interest to educators involved with linguistics and/or science curriculum and teachers of English for special and academic purposes.;It is aimed at teachers of undergraduates in science and literacy, linguists teaching in English for special and academic purposes and students in higher education with an interest in science and literacy.

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Author(s):
Halliday, M.A.K. ; Martin, J.R.
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
16 x 23 cms.
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0750700467
ISBN-13:
9780750700467
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
The Falmer Press

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Date of publication: 1993. Series: Critical Perspectives in Literacy and Education. Condition: Fine - no defects. Subject content: This book is about the use of language in the science classroom. It discusses the evolution of scientific discourse for learning in secondary schools, and examines the form and function of language across a variety of levels including lexiogrammar, discourse semantics, register, genre and ideology. Special attention is paid to how this knowledge is imparted. It will be of particular interest to educators involved with linguistics and/or science curriculum and teachers of English for special and academic purposes.;It is aimed at teachers of undergraduates in science and literacy, linguists teaching in English for special and academic purposes and students in higher education with an interest in science and literacy.

Author(s):
Halliday, M.A.K. ; Martin, J.R.
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
16 x 23 cms.
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0750700467
ISBN-13:
9780750700467
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
The Falmer Press

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