9780824822613

Acts of Reading : Exploring Connections in Pedagogy of Japanese

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  • ISBN13:

    9780824822613

  • ISBN10:

    0824822617

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2002-11-01
  • Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr

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Author Biography

Hiroshi Nara is associate professor of Japanese language and linguistics in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the University of Pittsburgh Mari Noda is associate professor of Japanese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at the Ohio State University

Table of Contents

Foreword ix
J. Marshall Unger
Acknowledgments xiii
Introduction 1(8)
Part 1: Reading as a Cultural Act
Learning to Read as a Native Speaker
9(15)
Mari Noda
Reading as a Social Activity
24(14)
Mari Noda
Taking It from the Top: The Growth and Care of Genres
38(25)
Charles J. Quinn, Jr.
Part 2: Theoretical Orientation
The Foreign Language Learner
63(24)
Hiroshi Nara
Toward a Theoretical Understanding of Reading
87(28)
Fumiko K. Harada
The View from Cognitive Neuroscience
115(30)
Chris Brockett
Part 3: Implementation
Designing a Reading Program
145(29)
Hiroshi Nara
Implementation of Reading in the Classroom
174(23)
Hiroshi Nara
Evaluation in Reading
197(26)
Mari Noda
Selection and Development of Learning Materials
223(22)
Mari Noda
Adopting High Technology in Developing Teaching Materials
245(28)
Hiroshi Nara
Notes 273(16)
References 289(24)
List of Contributors 313(2)
Indexes 315

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