Encyclopedia of Language and Education, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 038730424X
  • ISBN-13: 9780387304243
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released March 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Covers numerous subjects in the field of language and education. Each volume deals with a single substantial subject and includes topical reviews, written by one or more experts in the topic, which provide complete coverage of the subject of the volume.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Editorial Board.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
General Editor's Introduction.
Introduction to Volume 1: Language Policy and Political Issues in Education.
1: Social and Policy Contexts.
2: Language Planning in Education.
3: Language Education, Pluralism and Citizenship.
4: Language Education and Globalization.
5: Language Education and Culture.
6: Language Education and Gender.
7: Language, Class and Education.
8: The Economics of Language Education.
9: The Moral Dimensions of Language Education.
10: Minorities and Education.
11: Human Rights and Language Policy in Education.
12: International Law and Education in a Minority Language.
13: Language Education Planning and Policies by and for Indigenous Peoples.
14: National Sign Languages and Language Policies.
15: Theory, Pedagogy and Practice.
16: Critical Applied Linguistics and Language Education.
17: Teaching Language and Power.
18: Language Education and Multiliteracies.
19: The Politics of English Language Teaching.
20: Language Policy and Teacher Education.
21: School Language Policies.
22: Focus on Selected Regions of the World.
23: Language Policy and Education in the European Union.
24: Language Policy and Education in Britain.
25: Language Policy and Education in the United States.
26: Indigenous Language Policy and Education in Mexico.
27: Language Policy and Education in the Andes.
28: Language Policy and Education in Canada.
29: Language Policy and Education in Australia.
30: Language Policy and Education in Southern Africa.
31: Language Policy and Education in the Indian Subcontinent.
32: Language Policy and Education in Pakistan.
33: Language Education Policy in Japan.
34: Language Education Policy in Greater China.
V1 Subject Index.
V1 Name Index.