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The Resource Ideology, politics, and language policies : focus on English, edited by Thomas Ricento

Ideology, politics, and language policies : focus on English, edited by Thomas Ricento

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Ideology, politics, and language policies : focus on English
Title
Ideology, politics, and language policies
Title remainder
focus on English
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas Ricento
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume critically examines the effects of the spread of English from colonialism to the 'New World Order'. The research explores the complex and often contradictory roles English has played in national development. Historical analyses and case studies by leading researchers in language policy studies reveal that deterministic relationships between imperial languages, such as English, and societal hierarchies are untenable, and that support of vernacular languages in education and public life can serve diverse ideologies and political agendas. Areas and countries investigated include Europ
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.44/9
Index
index present
LC call number
P119.32.E54
LC item number
I3 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Ricento, Thomas
Series statement
Impact, studies in language and society,
Series volume
6
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  • Language policy
  • Language and languages
  • English language
  • Ideology
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • Ideology
  • Language and languages
  • Language policy
  • English-speaking countries
Label
Ideology, politics, and language policies : focus on English, edited by Thomas Ricento
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ideology, politics and language policies : introduction ; Historical and theoretical perspectives in language policy and planning / Thomas Ricento -- Language policies as virtual realities : two Australian examples / Helen Moore -- Language, ideology and hindsight : lessons from colonial language policies / Alastair Pennycook -- Continuity and change in the function of language ideologies in the United States / Terrence G. Wiley -- English in the new world order : variations on a theme of linguistic imperialism and "world" English / Robert Phillipson -- English, politics, ideology : from colonial celebration to postcolonial performativity / Alastair Pennycook -- Negotiating ideologies through English : strategies from the periphery / A. Suresh Canagarajah -- Ideology and policy in the politics of the English language in North India / Selma K. Sonntag -- Mixed motives : ideological elements in the support for English in South Africa / Stanley G.M. Ridge
Control code
52742308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 197 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027299314
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52742308
Label
Ideology, politics, and language policies : focus on English, edited by Thomas Ricento
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ideology, politics and language policies : introduction ; Historical and theoretical perspectives in language policy and planning / Thomas Ricento -- Language policies as virtual realities : two Australian examples / Helen Moore -- Language, ideology and hindsight : lessons from colonial language policies / Alastair Pennycook -- Continuity and change in the function of language ideologies in the United States / Terrence G. Wiley -- English in the new world order : variations on a theme of linguistic imperialism and "world" English / Robert Phillipson -- English, politics, ideology : from colonial celebration to postcolonial performativity / Alastair Pennycook -- Negotiating ideologies through English : strategies from the periphery / A. Suresh Canagarajah -- Ideology and policy in the politics of the English language in North India / Selma K. Sonntag -- Mixed motives : ideological elements in the support for English in South Africa / Stanley G.M. Ridge
Control code
52742308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 197 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027299314
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52742308

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