Current Trends in LSP Research: Aims and Methods

Roldán Riejos, Ana María (2014). Current Trends in LSP Research: Aims and Methods. "Ibérica" (n. 27); pp. 225-228. ISSN 1139-7241.

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Title: Current Trends in LSP Research: Aims and Methods
Author/s:
  • Roldán Riejos, Ana María
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Ibérica
Date: January 2014
ISSN: 1139-7241
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Faculty: E.T.S.I. Caminos, Canales y Puertos (UPM)
Department: Lingüistica Aplicada a la Ciencia y a la Tecnología
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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Abstract

Languages for Specific Languages (LSP) represent a dynamic approach both in research and practice and, as such, it is in constant evolution. It was earlier related to the use of English as an international language of communication in business and technology and thus designated as ESP (English for Specific Purposes). In Genre Analysis, Swales (1990) brought in new horizons with the notions of genre and discourse community. Thereafter, research on LSP learning and discourse have thrived over a large range of thematic contents and methods. Current Trends in LSP Research: Aims and Methods can be inserted in this latest streak

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Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 27 May 2016 15:06
Last Modified: 08 May 2020 09:57
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