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English and globalization : perspectives from Hong Kong and Mainland China

Author: Timothy Weiss; Kwok-kan Tam
Publisher: Hong Kong : Chinese University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Addresses the political, cultural and pedagogical issues of English in the age of globalization, this book not only presents valuable information about the English language in Hong Kong and China, it  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
English and globalization.
Hong Kong : Chinese University Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2007320487
(OCoLC)56973297
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Weiss; Kwok-kan Tam
OCLC Number: 607484899
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxvii, 276 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: English(es) in global and local perspectives ; World English(es) in the age of globalization / Kwok-kan Tam --
Global English, culture and western modernity / David Parker --
English studies as creolized cultural space / Timothy Weiss --
Linguistic imperialism and the history of English language teaching in Hong Kong / Joseph Boyle --
Centrifugal tendencies around the rim: reading Maxine Hong Kingston's The woman warrior in the Hong Kong University classroom / Stuart Christie --
Globalization, tribalization and online communication / Suying Yang --
Globalization and English language teaching in Hong Kong / George C.K. Jor --
The English language and Chinese people / Phillip Shu-yue Sun --
When English becomes big business / Wang Labao --
Globalization and intercultural competence / Wen Qiufang --
Globalism and localism: issues of standard and variation in English as a foreign language / Li Ming (Suzhou) --
The role of empathy in intercultural communication / Ma Liyan --
A cultural approach to literature for Chinese students / Ye Hong --
The need to integrate language and culture in teaching English as a foreign language in China / Li Ming (Guangdon) --
English language education in China: an update / Agnes Lam, Kathy Chow.
Responsibility: edited by Kwok-kan Tam, Timothy Weiss.

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