Adesso!: An Introduction to Italian, Video Update
Author: Danesi, Marcel
Brand: Brand: Heinle
- Used Book in Good Condition
Number Of Pages: 1
Release Date: 08-02-2007
Details: Product Description ADESSO! VIDEO UPDATE, Third Edition is a complete introductory Italian program that takes a communicative and functional approach to learning language. The VIDEO UPDATE contains a DVD of "Sulla Strada: 1378 km" which takes you on a vibrant tour of Italy and offers authentic language exchanges. Also included is a Video Activity Manual bound into the front of the student text to help engage you in the language and culture. ADESSO! emphasizes practical skills without compromising the formal skills of the language. The objective of the text is to provide beginning students of Italian with a functional tool for learning how to use the Italian language in real-life situations. About the Author Marcel Danesi is Professor of Semiotics and Communication Theory and coordinator of the University of Toronto undergraduate program in Semiotics and Communication Theory at Victoria College. He is a well-known authority on language acquisition and, more recently, on how problem solving can best be approached through culture. He publishes extensively in the fields of linguistics, Italian studies, applied and cultural semiotics, and communication theory. He edits several book series dealing with research and theory in the field of semiotics.
Package Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.4 x 0.9 inches