World Englishes in Asian Contexts

Yamuna Kachru and Cecil L. Nelson

World Englishes in Asian Contexts

Yamuna Kachru and Cecil L. Nelson

Distributed for Hong Kong University Press

436 pages | 5 b&w illus.; 8 figures & 4 maps | 6 x 9
Hardcover $33.00 ISBN: 9789622097551 Published April 2006 AAUKEU - ALL AMERICAS & UNITED KINGDOM & EUROPE
This book is the first comprehensive treatment of the spread, acculturation, functions and evolution of English in Asia. It discusses all major issues resulting from the introduction of English in culturally different contexts and the two-way interaction of English and local languages in Asia. It also includes an extensive bibliography representing both pedagogical and theoretical works, and lists of additional resources in world English literatures and select websites. This book provides essential reading for students, researchers and professionals in English studies and world Englishes.
For more information, or to order this book, please visit https://press.uchicago.edu
Google preview here

Chicago Manual of Style

RSS Feed

RSS feed of the latest books from Hong Kong University Press. RSS Feed