Item description for World Englishes in Asian Contexts (Asian Englishes Today) by Yamuna Kachru & Cecil L. Nelson...
This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the spread, acculturation, functions, and evolution of English in Asia. It discusses all major issues resulting from the introduction of English in culturally different contexts and the two-way interaction of English and local languages in Asia. It also includes an extensive bibliography representing both pedagogical and theoretical works, and lists of additional resources in world English literatures and select websites. This book provides essential reading for students, researchers and professionals in English studies and world Englishes.
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Studio: Hong Kong University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 5.5" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.75 lbs.
Release Date Jul 30, 2006
Publisher Hong Kong University Press
ISBN 9622097561 ISBN13 9789622097568
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More About Yamuna Kachru & Cecil L. Nelson
Yamuna Kachru is Professor Emerita of Linguistics at the University of Illinois.
Yamuna Kachru has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois, Chi.