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Volume 21, Number 1, April 2009

Table of Contents
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Issue With Special Theme on Reading in Languages Other Than English
Edited by Cindy Brantmeier and Keiko Koda

Editorial Board, About RFL, and Information for Contributors
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From the Editors
pp. i–ii
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From the Guest Editors
Cindy Brantmeier and Keiko Koda
pp. iii–iv
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Special-Theme Articles

Russian orthography and learning to read
Eugenia Kerek and Pekka Niemi
pp. 1–21
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Early reading strategies in Irish and English: Evidence from error types
Christine E. Parsons and Fiona Lyddy
pp. 22–36
abstract | pdf

Articles

Chinese senior high school EFL students’ metacognitive awareness and reading-strategy use
Lawrence Jun Zhang and Aijiao Wu
pp. 37–59
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The effects of cultural familiarity on reading comprehension
İsmail Hakkı Erten and Salim Razı
pp. 60–77
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Reviews

English L2 Reading: Getting to the Bottom (2nd ed.)
Barbara M. Birch
reviewed by Handoyo Puji Widodo and Zhiling Wu
pp. 78–82
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Reframing Sociocultural Research on Literacy: Identity, Agency, and Power
Cynthia Lewis, Patricia E. Enciso, and Elizabeth Birr Moje (Eds.)
reviewed by Michael Thomas Witten
pp. 83–87
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Teaching Reading to English Language Learners: A Reflective Guide
Thomas S. C. Farrell
reviewed by Alex Poole
pp. 88–92
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External Reviewers

Elizabeth Bernhardt, James Dean Brown, Heidi Byrnes, Belinda Crawford Camiciottoli, Carol A. Chapelle, Nobuko Chikamatsu-Chandler, Pierre Cormier, Carol A. Fraser, Greta Gorsuch, Peter Yongqi Gu, Megumi Hamada, Joann Hammadou-Sullivan, Majid Hayati, Margot Haynes, Yao Hill, Claire Ikumi Hitosugi, Tsung-Yuan Hsiao, Jan H. Hulstijn, Alireza Jalilifar, Joy Janzen, Xiangying Jiang, Jean Kirschenmann, Ailing Kong, Katsunori Kotani, Soo-Ok Kweon, Jill M. Leafstedt, Jeong-Won Lee, Michael Leeser, Jun Liu, John Macalister, Marianne, Beniko Mason, Kouider Mokhtari, Yoshiko Mori, Aek Phakiti, Leslie Reese, Thomas Robb, Steve Ross, Michael Rost, Robert Rueda, Françoise Salager-Meyer, Paul Stapleton, JoAnn Hammadou Sullivan, Etsuo Taguchi, Atsuko Takase, Stuart Webb, Rose-Marie Weber, Junko Yamashita, Lawrence Jun Zhang

Copy Editors

Amy Goodman-Bide, Yue Guo, HeeJin Kim, Jake Kletzien, Elizabeth Lavolette, Wenpei Long, Treela McKamey, Mar Galindo Merino, Samantha NG, Kyae-Sung Park, Leslie Reynolds, Bal Krishna Sharma, Bong-Gi Sohn, Sakol Suethanapornkul, Aya Takeda, Jae Rim Yoon

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