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University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (ULICES)
Alameda da Universidade
Faculdade de Letras
1600-214 Lisboa

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Ann Cecilia Henshall

Research group: Linguistics: Language, Culture and Society (RG 5)
Professional Title:
Academic Degrees:
(2003). MA in Didactics of Modern Languages and Cultures (specialization English), U Algarve; (1985). Graduate Diploma in Education (TESL and Japanese as a foreign language), Canberra College of Advanced Education; (1984). BA in Asian Studies, Australian National U.
Institutional Address:
ISEG School of Economics and Management, Rua do Quelhas, 6, 12000-781 Lisbon
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Research Projects:

  • (2012–… ). From Language to Multimodality. Coord: EPedro and AAvelar. Collaborator.
  • (2010-2012). Attitudes towards and beliefs about language and languages. Coord: EPedro. Collaborator. 

Research Outputs

Publications in peer reviewed journals and/or other publications:

Books and book chapters of international circulation:

  • (2012). “Beliefs about foreign language knowledge” (Co-auth: MTeixeira). In EPedro et al. (Eds.) Attitudes and beliefs related to language and languages: a survey of university students in Portugal (2008-2010). Lisboa: CEAUL, 15-35.
  • (2012). “Conclusions.” In EPedro et al. (Eds.) Attitudes and Beliefs Related to Language and Languages: a Survey of University Students in Portugal (2008-2010). Lisboa: CEAUL, 72-77.

Other activities

Presentations in international conferences:

  • (2012). “Ability, attempt and analysis versus incentives, probability and paradox:  comparison of shell nouns in two research article excerpts from the field of economics”. 39th Int. Systemic Functional Congress, U Technology Sydney. 16-20 Jul.

Future research:

  • (2010- …) “A Systemic Functional Linguistics analysis of shell nouns in published research articles and article submissions” (Supervisor: Merja Mattos-Parreira, U Algarve, Co-supervisor: EPedro, U Lisboa), U Algarve, (PhD in Linguistics, Discourse Analysis).




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