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Michigan ELT

Creating academic success stories around the world, Michigan ELT produces authoritative, user-friendly textbooks and instructor guides for the ESL community. Many of their publications, such as the bestselling Academic Writing for Graduate Students (now in its third edition) are also highly regarded by native English speakers looking to improve their academic writing skills.


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  1. Preparing Adult English Learners to Write for College and the Workplace

    This volume has been written as a response to the new types of communicative demands that the twenty-first century has brought to the workplace. Today's education programs must prepare students to understand complex operations, be problem-solvers, be computer literate, and be fluent in professional English when speaking and writing. Learn More
    £25.50

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  2. Incidents in an Educational Life

    An educational memoir of John M Swales, a scholar in the subfield of Applied Linguistics known as English for Specific Purposes. It traces his gradual transformation from student to English as a Second Language teacher, to one of the leading international figures in his field. Learn More
    £17.95

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  3. Giving Academic Presentations

    Provides guidance on academic-style presentations for advanced students. A goal of the text is to make presenters aware that giving an effective academic presentation requires mastery of a broad range of skills. Among the topics covered in the book are analyses of speeches, tips for improving non-verbal behaviour, discussion of the importance of using evidence in academic speaking, practical advice on preparing and practicing speeches, and pronunciation work on pausing, stress, and intonation. Learn More
    £21.50

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  4. College Knowledge for the Jewish Student

    This is the perfect guide for students heading off to college with high expectations for learning, academic success, personal growth, and independence. Through lively tips and compelling student stories about life at college, it offers thoughtful, practical information for every Jewish student who wants to make a successful transition. Learn More
    £18.50

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  5. Controversies in Second Language Writing

    In the years since the first edition of Controversies in Second Language Writing was published, the controversies Casanave so accessibly laid out have become far more complex and intertwined with many other 21st century issues. This second edition addresses: What issues if any have been resolved?; and what issues have had lasting power from the past. Learn More
    £23.50

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  6. Workbook for The ESL Writer's Handbook

    This workbook accompanies the second edition of The ESL Writer's Handbook . The workbook extends the topics covered in the handbook to enable a teacher to use the books as the core texts in an advanced ESL writing or first-year undergraduate composition course. Learn More
    £18.95

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  7. Discovering American Culture

    Offers a survey to life in American - how Americans communicate, how we work, how the educational system works, what family life is like, and how we enjoy sports. This book features readings and visual and content information, academic strategies highlighted in language boxes, and a focus on vocabulary. Learn More
    £19.80 Inc. VAT

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  8. Understanding Cultural Narratives

    Features poems and excerpts from the work of well-known authors - including Isabel Allende, Gloria Anzaldua, Jhumpa Lahiri, V S Naipul, Pablo Neruda, and Zadie Smith - to explore questions and feelings that are part of identity formation in a second culture. Learn More
    £23.50

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  9. What's Up? Bk. 2

    Suitable for adult learners of English, this book presents many activities that build skills and knowledge of US culture. It features activities that develop listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills and contains sections that allow students to learn about American culture through real-life stories. Learn More
    £18.50

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  10. Crossing Cultures in the Language Classroom

    Attempts to balance theory and practice for pre-service and in-service teachers in general education programmes or in ESL/EFL, bilingual, and foreign language teacher training programmes. This book is unique in that it combines theory with a wide range of experiential activities and projects designed to actively engage users in the process of understanding different aspects of cross-cultural awareness. Learn More
    £25.95

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  11. Critical and Corpus-Based Approaches to Intercultural Rhetoric

    Explores critical and corpus-based perspectives on intercultural rhetoric. Chapters examine what is meant by "culture" and how that affects research and pedagogy, particularly with regard to new forms of literacy. The contents of this book are situated within a tradition of inquiry that has developed since Kaplan's famous 1966 article while at the same time exploring new areas of interest. Learn More
    £24.95

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  12. Course Design for TESOL

    Offers a unique approach of integrating curriculum with teaching activities to allow language educators to utilize the text in a variety of courses in a TESOL program. Although the authors assume readers have a basic knowledge of English grammar, this textbook/resource is designed to be comprehensible to those who have not had an SLA or Applied Linguistics course. Learn More
    £26.95

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  13. Common Ground, Contested Territory

    Who is really in charge of lesson plans and of organizing classroom activities? Who places students in classes? Who selects books and tests? How are students are evaluated? Who determines this? How much weight does teacher opinion have in decisions about student progress in school? This book examines each of these questions. Learn More
    £24.95

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  14. Evaluating Teacher Effectiveness in ESL/EFL Contexts

    A practical introduction and guide for teachers, teacher educators, and administrators who wish to implement a coherent, strategic, multiple-measures approach to evaluating teacher effectiveness. It provides an introduction and background information to the establishment of standards for teacher assessment. Learn More
    £29.50

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