English for Specific Purposes

Thomas Orr, Editor



Table of Contents


Acknowledgments
Series Editor's Preface

Introduction: The Nature of English for Specific Purposes
Thomas Orr

Part 1. ESP for Language Learners in the University


CHAPTER 1: An ESP Program for Students of Law
Christine Feak and Susan Reinhardt

CHAPTER 2: An ESP Program for Students of Nursing
Virginia Hussin

CHAPTER 3: An ESP Program for Students of Business
Frances Boyd

CHAPTER 4: An ESP Program for Students of Tourism
Simon Magennis

CHAPTER 5: An ESP Program for Students of Shipbuilding
Elena Lopez Torres and Maria Dolores Perea Barbera

CHAPTER 6: An ESP Program for International Teaching Assistants
Dean Papajohn, Jane Alsberg, Barbara Blair, and Barbara Willenborg

Part 2. ESP for Language Learners in the Workplace


CHAPTER 7: An ESP Program for International Medical Graduates in Residency
Susan Eggly

CHAPTER 8: An ESP Program for Management in the Horse-Racing Business
Rob Baxter, Tim Boswood, and Anne Pierson-Smith

CHAPTER 9: An ESP Program for Entry-Level Manufacturing Workers
Judith Gordon

CHAPTER 10: An ESP Program for Union Members in 25 Factories
Paula Garcia

CHAPTER 11: An ESP Program for Brewers
Liliana Orsi and Patricia Orsi

CHAPTER 12: An ESP Program for a Home-Cleaning Service
Patricia Noden

References 
Index