Localizing Global English [book]

Hikyoung Lee, Bernard Spolsky
2020 unpublished
English is the most widely taught and learned language in the world and is used for communication among speakers from different language backgrounds. How it can be effectively taught and learned, what English means to, and how it can be "owned" by, non-native speakers of English in Asia and elsewhere, are all issues that warrant contemplation. This edited collection addresses these issues and more by looking at a wide range of topics that are relevant and timely in contexts where English is
more » ... here English is taught as a foreign language. The authors offer novel perspectives gleaned from theory and actual practice that can inform English language teaching in Asia and beyond. This book will be of interest to researchers, policymakers, curriculum developers, and practitioners in the field of English teaching and learning. Routledge, 2020. | Series: Routledge critical studies in Asian education | Includes bibliographical references and index. | Identifiers: LCCN 2020019375 (print) | LCCN 2020019376 (ebook) | ISBN 9780367536398 (hardback) | ISBN 9781003082705 (ebook) Subjects: LCSH: English language-Study and teaching-Asia. | English language-Study and teaching-Asian speakers. Classification: LCC PE1068.A7 L63 2020 (print) | LCC PE1068.A7 (ebook) | DDC 428.0071/05-dc23 LC record available at https://lccn.loc.gov/2020019375 LC ebook record available at https://lccn.loc.gov/2020019376 ISBN: 978-0-367-53639-8 (hbk) ISBN: 978-1-003-08270-5 (ebk)
doi:10.4324/9781003082705 fatcat:oakzhr6mvveerdqqe7nixgeire