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Assessing reading J. Charles Alderson.

By: Alderson, J. Charles.
Contributor(s): Bachman, Lyle F.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge language assessment series. Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000Description: xv, 398 p. : 23 cm. ill.ISBN: 9780521599993; 9783125333789.Subject(s): Reading (general) -- reading research -- reading assessmentDDC classification: 418.4
Contents:
Contents The nature of reading -- Variables that affect the nature of reading -- Research into the assessment of reading ability -- A framework for test desing -- Tests in the real world: test purposes -- Techniques for testing reading -- The development of reading ability -- The way forward. Assessing the interaction between reader and text: processes and strategies.
Summary: This is a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the assessment of reading in a foreign or second language. It reviews theory, research and practice in the assessment of reading.
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Contents The nature of reading --
Variables that affect the nature of reading --
Research into the assessment of reading ability --
A framework for test desing --
Tests in the real world: test purposes --
Techniques for testing reading --
The development of reading ability --
The way forward. Assessing the interaction between reader and text: processes and strategies.

This is a comprehensive and up-to-date treatment of the assessment of reading in a foreign or second language. It reviews theory, research and practice in the assessment of reading.

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