Higher Education

Nakama 2, Enhanced, 2nd Edition

  • Yukiko Abe Hatasa Hiroshima University
  • Kazumi Hatasa Purdue University; The Japanese School, Middlebury College
  • Seiichi Makino Princeton University
  • ISBN-10: 1285453743  |  ISBN-13: 9781285453743
  • 592 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2000
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $157.50
  • Newer Edition Available
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About

Overview

NAKAMA 2 is the second part of a two-year proficiency-oriented program that emphasizes practical communication and the development of listening, reading, writing, and speaking skills. The eleven thematic chapters, plus one preliminary chapter, focus on high-frequency communication situations; while chapter dialogues illustrate typical daily events representative in Japanese life and provide realistic contexts in which to learn vocabulary and grammar.

Features and Benefits

  • NAKAMA 2, Enhanced Second Edition includes expanded online resources. The new iLrn: Heinle Learning Center, a dynamic all-in-one diagnostic, tutorial, assessment, assignment, and course management system saves you time and enhances your students' language-learning experience.
  • Revised dialogues, exercises, and vocabulary presentations reflect current cultural practices and social situations typical of students in Japan; Dialogue Phrase Notes provide more detailed explanations for expressions used.
  • The enhanced and expanded art program features culturally authentic manga-style illustrations that reflect contemporary Japanese culture.
  • High frequency, streamlined kanji lists encourages the recognition of, and emphasis on commonly used kanji as a follow-up to their earlier introduction in the second edition of NAKAMA 1.
  • New online content provides website resources and activities for instructors and students as well as premium interactive activities, audio and video.

Table of Contents

Preliminary Chapter.
1. Health.
2. Travel Plans.
3. Preparing for the Future.
4. Asking for Favors.
5. Asking for and Giving Directions.
6. Gifts.
7. Cooking.
8. Rumors.
9. Culture and Customs.
10. Complaints and Apologies.
11. Talking about Employment.

What's New

  • Updated and expanded cultural content presents profiles of contemporary Japanese lifestyles, illustrated with abundant realistic photos and accompanied by questions that develop cultural awareness.

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: Text, Enhanced + iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1305126904  | ISBN-13: 9781305126909

List Price = $268.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $202.50

This Bundle Includes:

  • Nakama 2, Enhanced
    List Price = $209.95  | CengageBrain Price = $209.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $157.50
  • iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.75


Bundle: Text, Enhanced + SAM + Premium Web Site Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305126912  | ISBN-13:  9781305126916

List Price = $345.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $260.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • Nakama 2, Enhanced
    List Price = $209.95  | CengageBrain Price = $209.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $157.50
  • SAM
    List Price = $129.95  | CengageBrain Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.75
  • Premium Web Site, 3 terms (18 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $36.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.00


Bundle: Text + SAM + iLrn™ 24-Months Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305518489  | ISBN-13:  9781305518483

List Price = $398.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $300.25

This Bundle Includes:

  • Nakama 2, Enhanced
    List Price = $209.95  | CengageBrain Price = $209.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $157.50
  • iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.75
  • SAM
    List Price = $129.95  | CengageBrain Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.75


Bundle: Text, Loose-Leaf Version, 2nd + SAM, Loose-Leaf Version + iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card, Enhanced

ISBN-10:  1337146072  | ISBN-13:  9781337146074

List Price = $280.95  | CengageBrain Price = $280.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $211.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • Nakama 2, Enhanced Edition, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $137.95  | CengageBrain Price = $137.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $103.75
  • SAM, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.25
  • iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.75


Printed Text, Loose-Leaf Version + SAM, Loose-Leaf Version + iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access, Enhanced

ISBN-10:  1337146080  | ISBN-13:  9781337146081

List Price = $280.95  | CengageBrain Price = $280.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $211.00

This Bundle Includes:

  • Nakama 2, Enhanced Edition, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $137.95  | CengageBrain Price = $137.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $103.75
  • SAM, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.25
  • iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access
    List Price = $149.00  | CengageBrain Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $149.00


Bundle: Text + SAM, Loose-Leaf Version + iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1337149276 | ISBN-13:  9781337149273

List Price = $354.95  | CengageBrain Price = $354.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $266.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $111.75
  • Nakama 2, Enhanced
    List Price = $209.95  | CengageBrain Price = $209.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $157.50
  • SAM, Loose-Leaf Version
    List Price = $85.95  | CengageBrain Price = $85.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.25


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

PowerLecture with Instructor’s CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1428288511 | ISBN-13: 9781428288515)

This audio CD contains the recorded material for the testing program developed to accompany NAKAMA 2. New listening comprehension material is included for all chapter tests, midterms, and finals.

SAM  (ISBN-10: 0547171706 | ISBN-13: 9780547171708)

Designed to reinforce the association of sound, syntax, and meaning, the SAM includes out-of-class practice of the material presented in the textbook. The Workbook section focuses on written vocabulary, grammar, kanji and writing practice. The Lab Manual section focuses on pronunciation and listening comprehension, including Dict-a-Conversation dictation activities.

List Price = $129.95  | CengageBrain Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.75

SAM Audio CD-ROM Program  (ISBN-10: 0547171668 | ISBN-13: 9780547171661)

Contains recorded material that corresponds to the audio portion of the Student Activities Manual as well as all active chapter vocabulary and reinforces pronunciation and listening skills.

List Price = $67.95  | CengageBrain Price = $67.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $50.75

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0495900036 | ISBN-13: 9780495900030)

Premium content includes SAM audio files in .mp3 format as well as audio flash cards.

List Price = $36.00  | CengageBrain Price = $36.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.00

Audio CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 054717165X | ISBN-13: 9780547171654)

Contains recordings of the chapter dialogues and listening activities in the text. The CD is not automatically packaged free with the student edition textbook.

List Price = $35.95  | CengageBrain Price = $35.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.25

iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285457420 | ISBN-13: 9781285457420)

This dynamic all-in-one diagnostic, tutorial, assessment, assignment, and course management system saves you time and enhances your students' language-learning experience. Everything your students need to master the skills and concepts of the course is built right in to this online system, including an fully interactive eBook, companion videos, integrated textbook activities, an online Student Activities Manual with audio, interactive practice activities, a trackable self-test study tool, an interactive VoiceBoard, and more. The Share It! feature enables uploading and sharing of files, such as videos, for assignments and projects. Share It! also allows students to create text or voice comments and rate their classmates' uploaded material. For instructors, iLrn™ features solutions organized around quick and easy execution of administrative tasks such as setting up an entire term's work in minutes, managing students' varying skill levels, assigning audio-enhanced tests and activities, accessing students' grades, and more. For online purchase only.

List Price = $149.00  | CengageBrain Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $149.00

Student Supplements

SAM  (ISBN-10: 0547171706 | ISBN-13: 9780547171708)

Designed to reinforce the association of sound, syntax, and meaning, the SAM includes out-of-class practice of the material presented in the textbook. The Workbook section focuses on written vocabulary, grammar, kanji and writing practice. The Lab Manual section focuses on pronunciation and listening comprehension, including Dict-a-Conversation dictation activities.

List Price = $129.95  | CengageBrain Price = $129.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $97.75

SAM Audio CD-ROM Program  (ISBN-10: 0547171668 | ISBN-13: 9780547171661)

Contains recorded material that corresponds to the audio portion of the Student Activities Manual as well as all active chapter vocabulary and reinforces pronunciation and listening skills.

List Price = $67.95  | CengageBrain Price = $67.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $50.75

Premium Web Site Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 0495900036 | ISBN-13: 9780495900030)

Premium content includes SAM audio files in .mp3 format as well as audio flash cards.

List Price = $36.00  | CengageBrain Price = $36.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.00

Audio CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 054717165X | ISBN-13: 9780547171654)

Contains recordings of the chapter dialogues and listening activities in the text. The CD is not automatically packaged free with the textbook.

List Price = $35.95  | CengageBrain Price = $35.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.25

iLrn™ Heinle Learning Center, 4 terms (24 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285457420 | ISBN-13: 9781285457420)

This dynamic all-in-one diagnostic, tutorial, assessment, assignment, and course management system enhances your language-learning experience. Everything you need to master the skills and concepts of the course is built right in to this online system, including an fully interactive eBook, companion videos, integrated textbook activities, an online Student Activities Manual with audio, interactive practice activities, a self-test study tool, an interactive VoiceBoard, and more. The Share It! feature enables uploading and sharing of files, such as videos, for assignments and projects. Share It! also allows you to create text or voice comments and rate their classmates' uploaded material. For online purchase only.

List Price = $149.00  | CengageBrain Price = $149.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $149.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Yukiko Abe Hatasa

Yukiko Abe Hatasa received her Ph.D. in linguistics in 1992 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has taught all levels of Japanese for over twenty-five years, and has worked on curriculum development and teacher training in five major institutions in the US, Australia, and Japan. She is known nationwide as one of the premier Japanese methodologists in the US and Japan. She is currently a professor of Japanese pedagogy at Hiroshima University.

Kazumi Hatasa

Kazumi Hatasa received his Ph.D. in education in 1989 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is currently a professor at Purdue University and Director of the Japanese School at Middlebury College. He is recognized internationally for his work in software development for the Japanese language and distributes most of his work as freeware over the Internet.

Seiichi Makino

Seiichi Makino received his Ph.D. in linguistics in 1968 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is an internationally prominent Japanese linguist and scholar who is recognized throughout the world for his scholarship and for his many publications. Before beginning his tenure at Princeton University in 1991, he taught Japanese language, linguistics, and culture at the University of Illinois while training lower division language coordinators. He is an experienced ACTFL oral proficiency trainer in Japanese and frequently trains Japanese instructors internationally in proficiency-oriented instruction and in the administration of the Oral Proficiency Interview. Professor Makino has been the Academic Director of the Japanese Pedagogy M.A. Summer Program at Columbia University since 1996. He also directs the Princeton-in-Ishikawa Summer Program. In 2014, the Japanese government honored Dr. Seiichi Makino with a decoration: The Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon, for his outstanding contributions in the mutual academic exchanges between Japan and the United States and the development of Japanese language education.