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The Other tongue : English across cultures / edited by Braj B. Kachru.


Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0252008960, 9780252008962

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Other Authors Kachru, Braj B.
Subjects Anglais (Langue) à l'étranger.
Aufsatzsammlung.
Biculturalism.
Communication interculturelle.
Engels.
Englisch.
Englisches Sprachgebiet.
Englischunterricht.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.
English language -- Variation.
Langue universelle.
Mundart.
Soziolinguistik.
Sprachvariante.
Sprachverbreitung.
Wereldtalen.
Description xv, 358 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes "Published in conjunction with the Office of International Programs and Studies."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Also issued online.
Contents Introduction: The other side of English / Braj B. Kachru -- part 1. English in non-native contexts: directions and issues: Sociology of English as an additional language / Joshua A. Fishman -- The localized forms of English / Peter Strevens -- Models for non-native Englishes / Braj B. Kachru -- Intelligibility and non-native varieties of English / Cecil Nelson -- part 2. Nativization: formal and functional: The Africanization of English / Eyamba G. Bokamba -- Standard Nigerian English: issues of identification / Ayo Bamgbose -- Kenyan English / Jane E. Zuengler -- Chinese varieties of English / Chin-Chuan Cheng -- English in a South Indian urban context / Kamal K. Sridhar -- Singapore English: rhetorical and communicative styles / Jack C. Richards -- English in Japanese communicative strategies / James Stanlaw -- Toward a description of Caribbean English / Dennis R. Craig -- Caribbean English: form and function / Lilith M. Haynes -- part 3. Contact and change: question of a standard: American English: from a colonial substandard to a prestige language / Henry Kahane -- American English: quest for a model / Shirley Brice Heath -- Pringlish: still more language contact in Puerto Rico / Rose Nash -- The life cycle of non-native Englishes: a case study / Rodney F. Moag -- part 4. New English literatures: themes and styles: Non-native English literatures: context and relevance / S.N. Sridhar -- Style range in new English literatures / Ann Lowry Weir -- part 5. Contextualization: text in context: Meaning in deviation: toward understanding non-native English texts / Braj B. Kachru.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7795352
(OCoLC)ocm07795352
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