Motivation and second language learning: Implications for ASL

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dc.contributor.advisor Sanders, Cynthia - Chair en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Christie, Karen en_US
dc.contributor.advisor Bateman, Gerald en_US Prinzi, Lisa en_US 2007-08-20T19:41:36Z en_US 2007-08-20T19:41:36Z en_US 2007-05-23 en_US
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dc.description.abstract Motivation is one factor which can influence second language learning. Research on second language learning and motivation influences instructional practices. In this review classic defInitions and aspects of motivation, including integrative and instrumental motivation, will be revisited. Through existing second language learning and motivation research, different instructional theories and strategies have been used and developed over time for the classroom. However, little research into motivation and learning American Sign Language (ASL) exists. Therefore, this paper wi11look into the research that has set out to study motivation and learning ASL. In addition, research centered on motivation and second language Learning in other languages will be reviewed in order to make comparisons to learning ASL and parallel the experiences. From this review, learning and instructional strategies will be applied to ASL. en_US
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dc.subject Second language learning en_US
dc.subject Integrative and instrumental motivation en_US
dc.subject Instructional strategies en_US
dc.subject Deaf studies en_US
dc.subject Aspects of motivation en_US
dc.title Motivation and second language learning: Implications for ASL en_US
dc.type Masters Project en_US National Technical Institute for the Deaf en_US
dc.description.department Secondary Education of Students who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing en_US

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