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|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Humphrey Tonkin; Timothy G Reagan; Center for research and documentation on World language problems.
|ISBN:||9027228310 9789027228314 1588113833 9781588113832|
|Description:||vi-209 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||1. Introduction: Language and the pursuit of the millennium (by Tonkin, Humphrey), p1-7; 2. Contexts and trends for English as a global language (by Bruthiaux, Paul), p9-22; 3. Global English and the non-native speaker: Overcoming disadvantage (by Ammon, Ulrich), p23-34; 4. Language and the future: Choices and constraints (by Edwards, John), p35-45; 5. Interlingualism: A world-centric approach to language policy and planning (by Fettes, Mark), p47-58; 6. Development of national language and management of English in East and Southeast Asia (by Jernudd, Bjorn H.), p59-66; 7. The "business" of language endangerment: Saving languages or helping people keep them alive? (by Maffi, Luisa), p67-86; 8. Equality, maintenance, globalization: Lessons from Canada (by Maurais, Jacques), p87-97; 9. Maintaining linguodiversity: Africa in the twenty-first century (by Mazrui, Alamin M.), p99-113; 10. Language in the twenty-first century: A newly informed perspective (by Pica, Teresa), p115-131; 11. Language and language education in the twenty-first century (by Reagan, Timothy), p133-143; 12. Why learn foreign languages?: Thoughts for a new millennium (by Tonkin, Humphrey), p145-155; 13. Conclusion: Surveying the linguistic landscape: Assessing identity and change (by Muller, Kurt E.), p157-176; 14. Bibliography, p177-195; 15. Contributors, p197-199; 16. Index, p201-209|
|Responsibility:||ed. by Humphrey Tonkin,... Timothy Reagan,....|