Teaching Culture: Perspectives in Practice

  • AUTHOR: Patrick Moran
  • ISBN-13: 9780838466766 
  • 192 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2001     Published
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Overview

About The Product

TEACHING CULTURE: PERSPECTIVES IN PRACTICE offers multiple viewpoints on the interrelationship between language and culture and how they serve to teach meaning, offer a lens of identity and provide a mechanism for social participation Authentic classroom experiences engage the reader and offer teachers invaluable support as they expand their ideas about how language and culture work together.

Features

  • Examines the issues of teaching culture from three distinct perspectives: Teachers' Voices, which are authentic accounts of teachers' experiences; Frameworks, which are comprehensive discussions of theoretical issues; and Investigations, which are inquiry-based activities.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Patrick Moran

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Teaching Culture
2. The Cultural Experience
3. Defining Culture
4. Language-and-Culture
5. Cultural Products
6. Cultural Practices
7. Cultural Perspectives
8. Cultural Communities
9. Cultural Persons
10. Culture Learning Outcomes
11. The Culture Learning Process
12. Teaching Culture