Volume 6, Number 4 — March 2003

A Word from the Editors…


Editor: Maggie Sokolik

An Interactive Information Literacy Course for International Students: A Practical Blueprint for ESL Learners; John W. Bagnole & John W. Miller (18 Pgs)

Cross-Cultural E-Mail Correspondence for Reflective EFL Teacher Education; Meei-Ling Liaw (25 Pgs)


Editor: Karen Stanley

Teaching About Language; Karen Stanley

On the Internet

Editor: Vance Stevens

The Quest for Practical Web Usage; Gavin Dudeney

Media Articles & Reviews

Editor: Thomas Delaney

Web Site Review: eViews: Audio Interviews and Materials for English Language Acquisition; Reviewed by Arlyn Freed

A Review of Selected Free Website Hosts and Tips for ESL/EFL Professionals; Reviewed by Lev Abramov


Editor: Sorel Friedman


Hutchinson, Tom (2002), Project Plus; Reviewed by Laura Carrion

Bruton, Anthony & Angeles Broca (2002), Practical Readings 1; Reviewed by Moon-jeung Chang

Glendinning, Eric H. & John McEwan (2002), Oxford English for Information Technology; Reviewed by Christine Photinos

Really Learn 100 Phrasal Verbs; Reviewed by Panagiota Dimakis

Teacher Resource Books

Orr, Thomas (Ed.) (2002), English for Specific Purposes; Reviewed by Jesus Garcia Laborda

Jamall, Maurice (1998), Freestanding; Reviewed by Yoko Hangui

Tinajero, Josefina Villamil & Sandra Rollins Hurley (2001), Literacy Assessment of Second Language Learners Lacina; Reviewed by Jan Guidry Lacina

Ferris, Dana R. (2002), Treatment of Error in Second-Language Student Writing; Reviewed by Eric Prochaska

Second Language Acquisition

Christian, Donna & Fred Genessee, Eds. (2001), Bilingual Education; Reviewed by Holly Hansen Thomas


Kugler, Eileen Gale (2002), Debunking the Middle-Class Myth; Why Diverse Schools are Good for All Kids; Reviewed by Clara Brown

Goldstein, Tara (2003), Teaching and Learning in a Multilingual School: Choices, Risks and Dilemmas; Reviewed by Carla Gerdes