Christina Higgins's English as a Local Language: Post-colonial Identities and PDF

By Christina Higgins

This booklet explores how multilingualism regarding English is ordered in post-colonial, globalizing societies. through putting multilingual practices on the theoretical heart, the writer investigates quite a number sociolinguistic domain names to illustrate how members use English as an area source along different languages in East Africa to provide an array of neighborhood and worldwide identifications.

Show description

Read Online or Download English as a Local Language: Post-colonial Identities and Multilingual Practices PDF

Similar linguistics books

Grammatikalisierung (German Edition) by Stefanie Heberling PDF

Essay aus dem Jahr 2003 im Fachbereich Sprachwissenschaft / Sprachforschung (fachübergreifend), word: 1,7, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Veranstaltung: Linguistische Grundlagen, five Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Der von ANTOINE MEILLET eingeführte Begriff der Grammatikalisierung wurde zunächst lediglich als Methode des Sprachwandels angesehen.

K. Bennett's The Semiperiphery of Academic Writing: Discourses, PDF

With researchers world wide are below expanding strain to submit in high-profile foreign journals, this ebook explores the various matters affecting authors at the semiperiphery, who frequently locate themselves torn among conflicting educational cultures and discourses.

Download e-book for kindle: Policy and Planning for Endangered Languages by Mari C. Jones

Language coverage matters are imbued with a strong symbolism that's frequently associated with questions of identification, with the suppression or failure to understand and aid a given endangered type representing a refusal to provide a 'voice' to the corresponding ethno-cultural neighborhood. This wide-ranging quantity, which explores linguistic eventualities from throughout 5 continents, seeks to ignite the talk as to how and even if the interface among humans, politics and language can impact the fortunes of endangered types.

Gary Barkhuizen's Reflections on Language Teacher Identity Research PDF

Reflections on Language instructor identification examine is the 1st e-book to offer understandings of language instructor identification (LTI) from a extensive diversity of study fields. Drawing on their own examine adventure, forty-one individuals find LTI inside their distinctiveness through contemplating their conceptual figuring out of LTI and the methodological techniques used to enquire it.

Additional info for English as a Local Language: Post-colonial Identities and Multilingual Practices

Sample text

Download PDF sample

English as a Local Language: Post-colonial Identities and Multilingual Practices by Christina Higgins

by George

Rated 4.36 of 5 – based on 30 votes