The Handbook of Bilingualism / Edition 1

The Handbook of Bilingualism / Edition 1

by Tej K. Bhatia
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631227350

ISBN-13: 9780631227359

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: Wiley

The Handbook of Bilingualism provides state-of-the-art treatments of the central issues that arise in consideration of the phenomena of bilingualism ranging from the representation of the two languages in the bilingual individual's brain to the various forms of bilingual education, including the status of bilingualism in each area of the world.

Overview

The Handbook of Bilingualism provides state-of-the-art treatments of the central issues that arise in consideration of the phenomena of bilingualism ranging from the representation of the two languages in the bilingual individual's brain to the various forms of bilingual education, including the status of bilingualism in each area of the world.

  • Provides state-of-the-art coverage of a wide variety of topics, ranging from neuro- and psycho-linguistic research to studies of media and psychological counseling.
  • Includes latest assessment of the global linguistic situation with particular emphasis on those geographical areas which are centers of global conflict and commerce.
  • Explores new topics such as global media and mobile and electronic language learning.
  • Includes contributions by internationally renowned researchers from different disciplines, genders, and ethnicities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631227359
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Series:
Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics Series, #44
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
904
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.85(d)

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Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors.

Acknowledgements.

Introduction (Tej K. Bhatia and William C. Ritchie) .

Part I: Overview and Foundations.

Introduction (Tej K. Bhatia).

1. Foundations of Bilingualism (John Edwards).

2. Studying Bilinguals: Methodological and Conceptual Issues (François Grosjean) .

Part II: Neurological and Psychological Aspects of Bilingualism.

Introduction (William C. Ritchie).

Neurology.

3. Bilingual Aphasia (Elizabeth Ijalba, Loraine K. Obler and Shyamala Chengappa).

Approaches to Bilingualism and Language Acquisition.

4. The Bilingual Child (Jurgen M. Meisel).

5. Bilingualism and Second Language Acquisition (Yuko G. Butler and Kenji Hakuta).

Bilingual Language Use: Knowledge, Comprehension, and Production.

6. Two Linguistic Systems in Contact: Grammar, Phonology, and Lexicon (Pieter Muysken).

7. The Comprehension of Words and Sentences in Two Languages (Judith F. Kroll and Paola E. Dussias).

8. Speech Production in Bilinguals (Albert Costa).

Bilingualism: Memory, Cognition, and Emotion.

9. Bilingual Memory (Roberto R. Heredia and Jeffrey M. Brown).

10. Bilingualism: Language, Emotion, and Mental Health (Jeanette Altarriba and Rachel G. Morier).

The Bilingual's Repertoire: Code Mixing, Code Switching, and Speech Accommodation.

11. Code Switching and Grammatical Theory (Jeff MacSwan).

12. Sign-Language-Spoken-Language Bilingualism: Code Mixing, and Mode Mixing in ASL-English Bilinguals (Gerald P. Berent).

13. Social and Psychological Factors in Language Mixing (William C. Ritchie and Tej K. Bhatia).

14. Bilingual Accommodation (Itesh Sachdev and Howard Giles) .

Part III: Societal Bilingualism and its Effects.

Introduction (Tej K. Bhatia).

Language Contact, Maintenance, and Endangerment.

15. The Bilingual and Multilingual Community (Suzanne Romaine).

16. Language Maintenance, Language Shift, and Reversing Language Shift (Joshua A. Fishman).

17. Minority and Endangered Languages (Nancy C. Dorian).

18. Multilingualism in Linguistic History: Creolization and Indigenization (Salikoko Mufwene).

19. Bilingualism and Gender (Ingrid Piller and Aneta Pavlenko).

Bilingualism: the Media, Education, and Literacy.

20. Bilingualism in the Global Media and Advertising (Tej K. Bhatia and William C. Ritchie).

21. What do we Know about Bilingual Education for Majority-Language Students (Fred Genesee).

22. The Impact of Bilingualism on Language and Literacy Development (Ellen Bialystok).

Part IV: Global Perspectives and Challenges: Case Studies.

Introduction (William C. Ritchie).

23. Bilingualism in North America (William F. Mackey).

24. Bilingualism in Latin America (Anna Maria Escobar).

25. Bilingualism in Europe (Andrée Tabouret-Keller).

26. Turkish as an Immigrant Language in Europe (Ad Backus).

27. Bi-/Multilingualism in Southern Africa (Nkonko M. Kamwangamalu).

28. Bilingualism in East Asia (David C. S. Li and Sherman Lee).

29. Bilingualism in South Asia (Tej K. Bhatia and William C. Ritchie).

30. Changing Language Loyalties in Central Asia (Birgit Schlyter).

31. Bilingualism in the Middle East and North Africa: A Focus on the Arabic-Speaking World (Judith Rosenhouse and Mira Goral).

Index.

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