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The Resource Language Life in Japan : Transformations and Prospects

Language Life in Japan : Transformations and Prospects

Label
Language Life in Japan : Transformations and Prospects
Title
Language Life in Japan
Title remainder
Transformations and Prospects
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Analyses how linguistic diversity in Japan, and indeed recognition of this phenomenon, presents a wide range of sociolinguistic challenges and opportunities in fundamental institutions such as schools, in cultural patterns and in social behaviours and attitudes
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heinrich, Patrick
Dewey number
418.0071052
Index
no index present
LC call number
P57.J3
LC item number
L36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Galan, Christian
Series statement
Routledge Contemporary Japan Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Second language acquisition
  • Linguistics
  • English language
  • Language and culture
  • Japan
  • English language
  • Language and culture
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • Linguistics
  • Second language acquisition
  • Japan
Label
Language Life in Japan : Transformations and Prospects
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Contributors; Foreword; Preface; 1 Modern and late modern perspectives on language life in Japan; 2 Language rights in Japan: What are they good for?; 3 Difficulties of establishing heritage language education in Uchinaa; 4 The emerging borderless community on the local radio in Uchinaa; 5 Out of this world, in this world, or both?: The Japanese school at a threshold; 6 Japan's literacy myth and its social functions; 7 Standardization and de-standardization processes in spoken Japanese
  • 8 Constraints on language use in public broadcasting9 Technology and the writing system in Japan; 10 Modernity rewritten: Linguistic landscaping in Tokyo; 11 Language, power and politeness in business meetings in Japan; 12 Japanese as an international language; 13 Prospects and prerequisites for a third-way language policy in Japan; Bibliography; Index
Control code
664551695
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203846674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664551695
Label
Language Life in Japan : Transformations and Prospects
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Contributors; Foreword; Preface; 1 Modern and late modern perspectives on language life in Japan; 2 Language rights in Japan: What are they good for?; 3 Difficulties of establishing heritage language education in Uchinaa; 4 The emerging borderless community on the local radio in Uchinaa; 5 Out of this world, in this world, or both?: The Japanese school at a threshold; 6 Japan's literacy myth and its social functions; 7 Standardization and de-standardization processes in spoken Japanese
  • 8 Constraints on language use in public broadcasting9 Technology and the writing system in Japan; 10 Modernity rewritten: Linguistic landscaping in Tokyo; 11 Language, power and politeness in business meetings in Japan; 12 Japanese as an international language; 13 Prospects and prerequisites for a third-way language policy in Japan; Bibliography; Index
Control code
664551695
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203846674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664551695

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