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The Resource World Englishes : a resource book for students, Jennifer Jenkins

World Englishes : a resource book for students, Jennifer Jenkins

Label
World Englishes : a resource book for students
Title
World Englishes
Title remainder
a resource book for students
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Jenkins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1950-
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Jenkins, Jennifer
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Routledge English language introductions series
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
World Englishes : a resource book for students, Jennifer Jenkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-252) and index
Contents
  • List of figures and tables
  • A.
  • Introduction: key topics in World Englishes.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • historical, social and political context.
  • p. 2
  • 2.
  • origins of pidgin and creole languages.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • Who speaks English today?.
  • p. 15
  • 4.
  • Variation across Outer Circle Englishes.
  • p. 24
  • 5.
  • Standard language ideology in the Inner Circle.
  • p. 33
  • 6.
  • spread of English as an international lingua franca.
  • p. 38
  • 7.
  • roles of English in Asia and Europe.
  • p. 44
  • 8.
  • future of World Englishes.
  • p. 49
  • B.
  • Development: implications and issues.
  • p. 55
  • 1.
  • legacy of colonialism.
  • p. 56
  • 2.
  • Characteristics of pidgins and creoles.
  • p. 62
  • 3.
  • English Today debate.
  • p. 66
  • 4.
  • legitimate and illegitimate offspring of English.
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Standards across space.
  • p. 76
  • 6.
  • Native and non-native speakers of English.
  • p. 87
  • 7.
  • En route to new standard Englishes.
  • p. 91
  • 8.
  • Possible future scenarios.
  • p. 97
  • C.
  • Exploration: current debates in World Englishes.
  • p. 103
  • 1.
  • Postcolonial America and Africa.
  • p. 104
  • 2.
  • Creole developments in the UK and US.
  • p. 112
  • 3.
  • Teaching and testing World Englishes.
  • p. 119
  • 4.
  • Emerging 'sub'-varieties.
  • p. 125
  • 5.
  • Standards across channels.
  • p. 134
  • 6.
  • nature of English as a Lingua Franca.
  • p. 143
  • 7.
  • Asian Englishes in the Outer and Expanding Circles.
  • p. 150
  • 8.
  • Language killer or language promoter?.
  • p. 159
  • D.
  • Extension: readings in World Englishes.
  • p. 167
  • 1.
  • discourses of postcolonialism/
  • Alastair Pennycook
  • p. 168
  • 2.
  • status of pidgins and creoles in education/
  • Charles Alobwede d'Epie
  • p. 176
  • 3.
  • Who owns English today?/
  • Henry G. Widdowson
  • p. 183
  • 4.
  • From language to literature/
  • Chinua Achebe
  • Ngugi wa Thiong'o
  • p. 190
  • p. 198
  • 5.
  • Is language (still) power?/
  • Lesley Milroy
  • Alfred Lee
  • Dennis Bloodworth
  • 6.
  • Positioning English as a lingua franca/
  • Barbara Seidlhofer
  • p. 206
  • 7.
  • Attitudes to local norms in the Expanding Circle/
  • Hu Xiao Qiong
  • Ulrich Ammon
  • p. 215
  • 8.
  • Looking ahead../
  • David Graddol
  • David Crystal
  • p. 225
  • Further reading.
  • p. 235
  • References.
  • p. 238
  • Glossarial index.
  • p. 253
Control code
03b26590712
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 256 p.
Isbn
9780415466127
Lccn
2008040871
Other physical details
ill.
Label
World Englishes : a resource book for students, Jennifer Jenkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-252) and index
Contents
  • List of figures and tables
  • A.
  • Introduction: key topics in World Englishes.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • historical, social and political context.
  • p. 2
  • 2.
  • origins of pidgin and creole languages.
  • p. 9
  • 3.
  • Who speaks English today?.
  • p. 15
  • 4.
  • Variation across Outer Circle Englishes.
  • p. 24
  • 5.
  • Standard language ideology in the Inner Circle.
  • p. 33
  • 6.
  • spread of English as an international lingua franca.
  • p. 38
  • 7.
  • roles of English in Asia and Europe.
  • p. 44
  • 8.
  • future of World Englishes.
  • p. 49
  • B.
  • Development: implications and issues.
  • p. 55
  • 1.
  • legacy of colonialism.
  • p. 56
  • 2.
  • Characteristics of pidgins and creoles.
  • p. 62
  • 3.
  • English Today debate.
  • p. 66
  • 4.
  • legitimate and illegitimate offspring of English.
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Standards across space.
  • p. 76
  • 6.
  • Native and non-native speakers of English.
  • p. 87
  • 7.
  • En route to new standard Englishes.
  • p. 91
  • 8.
  • Possible future scenarios.
  • p. 97
  • C.
  • Exploration: current debates in World Englishes.
  • p. 103
  • 1.
  • Postcolonial America and Africa.
  • p. 104
  • 2.
  • Creole developments in the UK and US.
  • p. 112
  • 3.
  • Teaching and testing World Englishes.
  • p. 119
  • 4.
  • Emerging 'sub'-varieties.
  • p. 125
  • 5.
  • Standards across channels.
  • p. 134
  • 6.
  • nature of English as a Lingua Franca.
  • p. 143
  • 7.
  • Asian Englishes in the Outer and Expanding Circles.
  • p. 150
  • 8.
  • Language killer or language promoter?.
  • p. 159
  • D.
  • Extension: readings in World Englishes.
  • p. 167
  • 1.
  • discourses of postcolonialism/
  • Alastair Pennycook
  • p. 168
  • 2.
  • status of pidgins and creoles in education/
  • Charles Alobwede d'Epie
  • p. 176
  • 3.
  • Who owns English today?/
  • Henry G. Widdowson
  • p. 183
  • 4.
  • From language to literature/
  • Chinua Achebe
  • Ngugi wa Thiong'o
  • p. 190
  • p. 198
  • 5.
  • Is language (still) power?/
  • Lesley Milroy
  • Alfred Lee
  • Dennis Bloodworth
  • 6.
  • Positioning English as a lingua franca/
  • Barbara Seidlhofer
  • p. 206
  • 7.
  • Attitudes to local norms in the Expanding Circle/
  • Hu Xiao Qiong
  • Ulrich Ammon
  • p. 215
  • 8.
  • Looking ahead../
  • David Graddol
  • David Crystal
  • p. 225
  • Further reading.
  • p. 235
  • References.
  • p. 238
  • Glossarial index.
  • p. 253
Control code
03b26590712
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 256 p.
Isbn
9780415466127
Lccn
2008040871
Other physical details
ill.

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