The New Handbook of Second Language Acquisition

Divided into six parts that are devoted to a different aspect of the study of SLA, this title contains chapters on universal grammar, emergentism, variationism, information-processing, sociocultural, and cognitive-linguistic.

Knowledge of the lexicon of a language is generally seen as the core of
knowledge of that language, since lexical items contribute centrally not only to
the meaning of a sentence but to aspects of its form as well. Chapter 9 (''Second
Language ...