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The Resource The alchemy of English : the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes, Braj B. Kachru

The alchemy of English : the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes, Braj B. Kachru

Label
The alchemy of English : the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes
Title
The alchemy of English
Title remainder
the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes
Statement of responsibility
Braj B. Kachru
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kachru, Braj B
Government publication
government publication level undetermined
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
English in the global context
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Communication, International
  • Intercultural communication
  • Languages in contact
Label
The alchemy of English : the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes, Braj B. Kachru
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of edition originally published: Oxford: Pergamon Institute of English, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the alchemy of English -- Part I: varieties and functions -- Institutionalized varieties -- A nativized Variety: the South Asian case -- English in the Bilingual's code repertoire -- Part II: models, norms and attitudes -- Regional norms -- Native and non-native norms -- New englishes and old models -- Part III: impact and change -- American English and other Englishes -- Englishization and language change -- Part IV: contact, creativity and discourse strategies -- The bilingual's creativity and contact literatures
Control code
l80090040898
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 200 p.
Isbn
9780252061721
Lccn
lc90040898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The alchemy of English : the spread, functions, and models of non-native Englishes, Braj B. Kachru
Publication
Note
Reprint of edition originally published: Oxford: Pergamon Institute of English, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the alchemy of English -- Part I: varieties and functions -- Institutionalized varieties -- A nativized Variety: the South Asian case -- English in the Bilingual's code repertoire -- Part II: models, norms and attitudes -- Regional norms -- Native and non-native norms -- New englishes and old models -- Part III: impact and change -- American English and other Englishes -- Englishization and language change -- Part IV: contact, creativity and discourse strategies -- The bilingual's creativity and contact literatures
Control code
l80090040898
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 200 p.
Isbn
9780252061721
Lccn
lc90040898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., map

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