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Author

Arthur N. Applebee

Description

Arthur N. Applebee is a Distinguished Professor in the School of Education, Chair of the Department of Educational Theory & Practice and Director of the Center on English Learning & Achievement. With degrees from Yale, Harvard and the University of London, Athur’s work focuses on how children and adults learn the many specialised forms of language required for success in school subjects, life and work. In particular, his research has reframed the ways in which both scholars and practitioners think about critical issues in language learning. Arthur has written 24 books and monographs, over 100 journal articles and other publications, and is the most frequently cited author in the research handbooks in English language arts.