World Englishes in Asian Contexts, 1st Edition

  • Yamuna Kachru
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  • ISBN-10: 9882203647
  • ISBN-13: 9789882203648
  • DDC: 427.95
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 412 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released November 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Asian Englishes Today.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Other Frontmatter.
Contents.
List of Illustrations.
Series Editor's Preface.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
List of Symbols and Abbreviations.
Map of Greater Asia.
1: Introduction.
2: Theory, Method and Contexts.
3: World Englishes Today.
4: Conceptual Framework.
5: Structural Variation.
6: Contexts and Identities.
7: Parameters of Intelligibility.
8: Acquisition, Creativity, Standards and Testing.
9: World Englishes and Language Acquisition.
10: Standards, Codification and World Englishes.
11: Creativity and Innovations.
12: Teaching and Testing World Englishes.
13: Teaching World English Literatures.
14: Profiles across Cultures.
15: South Asian English.
16: East Asian Englishes.
17: Southeast Asian Englishes.
18: African Englishes.
19: African-American Vernacular English.
20: Applied Theory and World Englishes.
21: Researching Grammar.
22: Dictionaries of World Englishes.
23: Code-Mixing and Code-Switching.
24: Culture and Conventions of Speaking.
25: Culture and Conventions of Writing.
26: Genre Analysis across Cultures.
27: Power, Ideology and Attitudes.
28: Conclusion: Current Trends and Future Directions.
Notes.
Glossary.
Annotated Bibliography.
Additional Resources.
References.
Index.