Language and Education
The ninth volume in the acclaimed Collected Works of M. A. K. Halliday series
- Halliday is one of the most celebrated linguists in the world, having come up with the widely used theory of Systemic Functional Linguistics.
The ninth volume in Professor M.A.K. Halliday’s collected works is dedicated to the subject of Language and education. Professor Halliday sums up the scope of language education under the following three headings: language learning; learning through language; and learning about language. The volume begins with a new work from Professor Halliday on “Linguistics and language education”. Nineteen papers have been selected to be included in this volume, covering the following areas: mother tongue education; second language learning; multilingual societies; contexts of language education; and educational linguistics.