Volume 17 Number 1 (February 2013) Special Issue on Less Commonly Taught Languages
Guest Editor Irene Thompson
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Guest Editor Irene Thompson

L2 Identity, Discourse, and Social Networking in Russian
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Liudmila Klimanova, The University of Iowa
Svetlana Dembovskaya, Loyola University
pp. 69–88

Using a Radical-Derived Character E-Learning Platform to Increase Learner Knowledge of Chinese Characters
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Hsueh-Chih Chen, National Taiwan Normal University
Chih-Chun Hsu, National Defense University
Li-Yun Chang, University of Pittsburgh
Yu-Chi Lin, National Taiwan Normal University
Kuo-En Chang, National Taiwan Normal University
Yao-Ting Sung, National Taiwan Normal University
pp. 89–106

Digital Texts for Learning Finnish: Shared Resources and Emerging Practices
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Juha Jalkanen, University of Jyväskylä
Heidi Vaarala, University of Jyväskylä
pp. 107–124

Ojibwe Language Revitalization, Multimedia Technology, and Family Language Learning
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Mary Hermes, University of Minnesota, Duluth
Kendall A. King, University of Minnesota
pp. 125–144


MALL—Somewhere between the Tower, the Field, the Classroom, and the Market: A Reply to Professor Stockwell’s Response
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by Oliver James Ballance
pp. 37–46

Announcements &
Call for Papers

News From Sponsoring Organizations
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pp. 47–49

Call for Papers – Teacher Training and CALL
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p. 145


Special Issue Commentary
LCTLs and Technology: The Promise of Open Education
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by Carl Blyth
pp. 1–6

Emerging Technologies
Edited by Robert Godwin-Jones

The Technological Imperative in Teaching and Learning Less Commonly Taught Languages
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by Robert Godwin-Jones
pp. 7–19

Action Research
Edited by Greg Kessler

Tablets for Informal Language Learning: Student Usage and Attitudes
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by Xiao-Bin Chen
pp. 20–36

Edited by Paige Ware

An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture
Chekayri, A.
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Reviewed by Mike Turner
pp. 50–55

Working Mandarin for Beginners
Zhou, Y., with Gerber, M.L.
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Reviewed by Haidan Wang
pp. 56–59

Working Portuguese for Beginners
Rector, M., Santos, R., & Amorim, M., with Gerber, L. M.
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Reviewed by Vivian Flanzer
pp. 60–63

Learning in the Cloud: How (and Why) to Transform Schools with Digital Media
Warschauer, M.
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Reviewed by Mike Levy
pp. 64–68