The Politics Of Language In Chinese Education

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Elisabeth Kaske | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004163676
ISBN 13 : 9004163670

Viewing education as the central battleground over the status of language, this book investigates the language policies of various social agents in early 20th century China and off..

The Politics Of Language Education

Pub Date : 2009-01-01 | Author : J. Charles Alderson | Publisher : Multilingual Matters

ISBN 10 : 9781847691422
ISBN 13 : 1847691420

This volume highlights the importance of micropolitics in shaping language education policy, development and projects. Chapters discuss background theory to understanding micropoli..

Language Ideology And Education

Pub Date : 2015-03-27 | Author : Xiao Lan Curdt-Christiansen | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317803843
ISBN 13 : 1317803841

This book examines the role textbooks play in the teaching of dominant and non-dominant (first and foreign) languages in a range of cultural contexts worldwide. Each chapter addres..

Multilingualism In China

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Minglang Zhou | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter

ISBN 10 : 3110178966
ISBN 13 : 9783110178968

Minglang Zhou's highly erudite and well-researched volume on the policies concerning writing reforms for China s minorities since 1949 provides an original and well-reasoned summar..

China S English

Pub Date : 2004-04-01 | Author : Bob Adamson | Publisher : Hong Kong University Press

ISBN 10 : 9622096638
ISBN 13 : 9789622096639

This book traces the history of English education in the People's Republic of China from 1949 to the present day. It uses the junior secondary school curriculum as the means to exa..

Interculturality In Chinese Language Education

Pub Date : 2017-04-20 | Author : Tinghe Jin | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137583222
ISBN 13 : 1137583223

This book calls for a change in the way interculturality is introduced in Chinese language education, while the demand for Chinese language teaching increases around the world. The..