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eScholarship
Open Access Publications from the University of California

Aim and Scope

ial is a refereed journal managed by scholars in the field of applied linguistics. Our aim is to publish outstanding research from faculty, independent researchers, and graduate students in the broad areas of:

  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Language Socialization
  • Language Education
  • Language Use
  • Language Evolution
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Language and the Brain
  • Language and Psychophysiology
  • Bilingual Education
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Language Minorities
  • Language Policy
  • Language Assessment
  • English Language Teaching
  • Classroom-based Research
  • Foreign/Second Language Teaching Methodology

ial publishes articles, book reviews, and interviews with notable scholars.