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Language and Globalization

The Relocation of English

Shifting Paradigms in a Global Era

Authors: Saraceni, M.

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Addressing issues related to the physical, cultural, ideological and psychological relocation of English, this volume provides a critical examination of current sociolinguistic study of English in the world and suggests a new approach which focuses more on ideological and psychological aspects of the phenomenon.

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MARIO SARANCENI teaches Applied Linguistics at the University of Portsmouth, UK. His previous publications include English in the World: Global Rules, Global Roles (co-edited with Rani Rubdy, 2006), The Language of Comics (2003) and papers in international journals, such as English Today, ELT Journal, World Englishes.

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'This is an innovative and thought-provoking monograph...[it] is thoughtful, well-written, and full of insights, drawn from the author's research as well as his personal experience. It is strongly recommended to all those interested in the development of world Englishes as a field research and pedagogy.' - Kingsley Bolton, World Englishes


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Table of contents (7 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Relocation of English
Book Subtitle
Shifting Paradigms in a Global Era
Authors
Series Title
Language and Globalization
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-29691-6
DOI
10.1007/978-0-230-29691-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-20665-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 156
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