Updated on 2021/08/04

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BIRDSELL BRIAN JON
 
Affiliation
Division of Humanities, Social Sciences & Education Humanities Section
Full-time staff
Institute for Promotion of Higher Education Center for Liberal Arts Development and Practices

Degree

  • Doctor of Philosophy

  • Master of Arts

  • Bachelor of Arts

Professional Memberships

  • The Japanese Psychological Association

  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

  • Researching and Applying Metaphor (RaAM)

  • The Japan Association For Language Teaching (JALT)

Papers

  • Enhancing Phrasal Verb Learning: A Quasi-experimental Study of Different Approaches

    Brian J. Birdsell

    JALT 2020 Communities of teachers & learners   244 - 251   2021.8

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  • Advancement of Neural Machine Translators and the Transformation of Foreign Language Teaching

    Brian J. Birdsell

    2021 International Conference MELTA Conference Proceedings   131 - 134   2021.7

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  • CLIL in the Times of COVID-19: Content, Communication, and Creative Cognition in Remote Learning

    Brian J. Birdsell

    The Journal of the Japan CLIL Pedagogy Association (J-CLIL)   121 - 136   2021.3

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  • The Movements of Language: Learning from Embodied Semantics

    Brian J. Birdsell

    Bulletin of the JALT Mind, Brain, and Education SIG   6 ( 3 )   14 - 21   2020.3

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  • A Review of the Critical Literature on CLIL and Steps to Move Japan-CLIL Forward

    Brian J. Birdsell

    The Journal of the Japan CLIL Pedagogy Association (J-CLIL)   ( 2 )   105 - 121   2020.3

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  • Embodied Learning for Foreign Language Education

    Brian J. Birdsell

    Journal of Liberal Arts Development and Practices   ( 4 )   15 - 25   2020.3

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  • Creative Cognition: Conceptual Blending and Expansion in a Generative Exemplar Task

    Brian J. Birdsell

    IAFOR Journal of Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences   5   43 - 62   2019.10

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  • Making Metaphors: A Quantitative Analysis of Metaphor Production and Interpretation in Japanese Using a Multimodal Task

    Brian J. Birdsell

    33rd Pacific Asia Conference on Language, Information and Computation (PACLIC 33) Conference Proceedings   361 - 371   2019.9

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  • A Review Article of Mark Landau's Conceptual Metaphor in Social Psychology : The Poetics of Everyday Life

    Brian J. Birdsell

    Journal of Liberal Arts Development and Practices   ( 3 )   11 - 21   2019.3

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  • Exploring Cognition in CLIL: Creativity, Metaphors and Economics

    Brian J. Birdsell

    The Journal of the Japan CLIL Pedagogy Association   ( 1 )   118 - 135   2019.3

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  • Creative Metaphor Production in a First and Second Language and the Role of Creativity

    Brian Jon Birdsell

    2018.7

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  • Conceptual Wandering and Novelty Seeking: Creative Metaphor Production in an L1 and L2

    Brian J Birdsell

    Journal of Cognitive Science   19 ( 1 )   35 - 67   2018.5

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  • Understanding Students' Psychological Needs in an English Learning Context

    Brian J. Birdsell

    Hirosaki University Journal of Liberal Arts Development and Practices   ( 2 )   1 - 14   2018.3

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  • Creative Metaphor Production in a First and Second Language and the Role of Creativity

    Brian Jon Birdsell

    University of Birmingham PhD dissertation   2018.3

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  • Innovating Change: A Multiple Case Study of Alternative Language Learning Environments in Japanese Higher Education

    Brian Birdsell

    Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Teaching English at Tertiary Level   11   334 - 350   2017.9

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  • The Role of Images in ELT Textbooks: A Case for Visual Metaphors

    Brian Jon Birdsell

    Hirosaki University Journal of Liberal Arts Development and Practices   3   9 - 18   2017.3

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  • Action learning: Putting the mind back into the body in SLA

    Brian Birdsell

    English Lingua Journal   2 ( 1 )   36 - 56   2015.12

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  • Self-access learning centres and the importance of being curious

    Brian Birdsell

    Studies in Self-Access Learning Journal   6 ( 3 )   271 - 285   2015.10

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  • Japanese Students' Interest in CLIL: The Role of Individual Differences

    Brian Birdsell

    The Asian EFL Journal   87   20 - 46   2015.10

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  • International Posture, Studying Overseas, and Gender

    Brian Birdsell

    The Journal and Proceedings of the Gender Awareness in Language Education (GALE)   7   27 - 59   2014.12

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  • Metaphors, Culture and the Classroom

    Brian Birdsell

    JALT 2013 Conference Proceedings   308 - 316   2014.8

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  • Fauconnier’s theory of mental spaces and conceptual blending

    Brian Birdsell

    Bloomsbury Companion to Cognitive Linguistics   2 ( 4 )   72 - 90   2014.5

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  • Promoting Creative Tasks in the Foreign Language Classroom

    Brian Birdsell

    21st Century Education Forum   ( 9 )   2014.3

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  • Cornering the Muses: A Multifaceted Approach to Measuring Creativity

    Brian Birdsell

    The IAFOR Academic Review: Essays in Psychology & the Behavioral Sciences   1 ( 1 )   3 - 11   2014

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  • Motivation and Creativity in the Foreign Language Classroom

    Brian Birdsell

    FLLT Conference Proceedings by LITU   2 ( 1 )   887 - 903   2013.3

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Books

  • Tsugaru Life: German Through Local Topics

    ( Role: Joint author)

    2021.3 

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  • Tsugaru Life: English Through Local Topics

    Megumi Tada, Brian J. Birdsell, Joshua L. Solomon, Sanae Katagiri, Reik Jagno ( Role: Joint author)

    弘前大学 イングリッシュ・ラウンジ  2021.3 

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