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The handbook of world Englishes

The handbook of world Englishes

Author: Braj B Kachru; Yamuna Kachru; Cecil L Nelson
Publisher: Malden, Mass. ; Oxford [England] : Blackwell Pub., 2009
Series: Blackwell handbooks in linguistics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
A collection of commissioned articles focusing on selected critical dimensions and case studies of the theoretical, ideological, applied and pedagogical issues related to English as it is spoken around the world.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xix, 811 p. : ill
(DLC) 2005034554
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Braj B Kachru; Yamuna Kachru; Cecil L Nelson
ISBN: 9781780342368 1780342365
OCLC Number: 755169106
Description: 1 online resource (61 entries) : 16 images, digital files.
Contents: The Beginnings / Robert D. King --
First Steps : Wales and Ireland / Robert D. King --
English in Scotland / Fiona Douglas --
English in North America / Edgar W. Schneider --
English in Australia and New Zealand / Scott F. Kiesling --
South Asian Englishes / Ravinder Gargesh --
East Asian Englishes / Nobuyuki Honna --
Southeast Asian Englishes / Maria Lourdes S. Bautista and Andrew B. Gonzalez --
South American Englishes / Nkonko M. Kamwangamalu --
West African Englishes / Tope Omoniyi --
East African Englishes / Josef Schmied --
Caribbean Englishes / Michael Aceto --
Euro-Englishes / Marko Modiano --
World Englishes Today / Kingsley Bolton --
Contact Linguistics and World Englishes / Rajend Mesthrie --
Varieties of Englishes / Kingsley Bolton --
Creoles and Pidgins / Salikoko S. Mufwene --
African American Englishes / Walt Wolfram --
Written Language, Standard Language, global language / M.A.K. Halliday --
Speaking and Writing in World Englishes / Yamuna Kachru --
Genres and Styles in World Englishes / Vijay K. Bhatia --
The Literary Creativity in World Englishes / Edwin Thumboo --
World Englishes and Issues of Intelligibility / Larry E. Smith and Cecil L. --
World Englishes and Culture Wars / Braj B. Kachru --
Grammar Wars : 17th and 18th Century / Linda C. Mitchell England --
Grammar Wars : the United States / John Algeo --
World Englishes and Descriptive grammars / Daniel R. Davis --
Colonial/Postcolonial Critique : The Challenge from World Englishes / Pradeep A. Dhillon --
Cultural Studies and Discursive Constructions of World Englishes / Wimal Dissanayake --
World Englishes and Gender Identities / Tamara M. Valentine --
World Englishes in the Media / Elizabeth A. Martin --
World Englishes in Global Advertising / Tej K. Bhatia --
World Englishes and Global Commerce / Stanley Yunick Van Horn --
A Recurring Decimal : English in Language policy and planning / Ayo Bamgbos --
Teaching World Englishes / Robert J. Baumgardner --
Models, Methods and Curriculum for ELT preparation / Kimberley Brown --
World Englishes and Lexicography / Fredric Dolezal --
World Englishes and Test Construction / Fred Davidson --
World Englishes and Communicative competence / Margie Berns --
World Englishes and Corpora Studies / Gerald Nelson --
Comparing World Englishes : A Research guide / Helen Fallon.
Series Title: Blackwell handbooks in linguistics.
Responsibility: edited by Braj B. Kachru, Yamuna Kachru, Cecil L. Nelson.


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