Asian Englishes: Changing Perspectives In A Globalised World


by Zhang Jun, Lawrence; R. Rubdy & L. Alsagoff (Eds.)

Asian Englishes: Changing Perspectives In A Globalised World

Price:  US$43.04   (SGD55.89*)
Format:  Paper Back, 326 pages
Published:  2011, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789810688530
SB#:  052663 (400)

About This Book

English today of course takes many forms. In these 17 papers professionals in the field explore problems and possibilities concerning the teaching, learning and use of English in Asia, a segment of the globalized world. The five papers in Part 1 deal with varieties of Asia Englishes particulars with reference to usages in Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and China. Part 2 explores of learning in Vietnam, New Zealand, in African performance in Western Australia and in Singapore. The next four papers look at Description and Application materials based in Hong Kong, Vietnam, Taiwan and Singapore. Part 4 explores innovation and pedagogy issues in Oman and Iran. With graphics and separate bibliographies.


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