List of Figures and Tables.
List of Contributors.
Introduction: The World of World Englishes: Braj B. Kachru (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Yamuna Kachru (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), and Cecil L. Nelson (Indiana State University).
Part I: The Historical Context:.
1. The Beginnings: Robert D. King (University of Texas, Austin).
2. First Steps: Wales and Ireland: Robert D. King (University of Texas, Austin).
3. English in Scotland: Fiona Douglas (University of Leeds).
4. English in North America: Edgar W. Schneider (University of Regensburg).
5. English in Australia and New Zealand: Scott F. Kiesling (University of Pittsburgh).
6. South Asian Englishes: Ravinder Gargesh (University of Delhi).
7. East Asian Englishes: Nobuyuki Honna (Aoyama Gakuin University).
8. Southeast Asian Englishes: Maria Lourdes S. Bautista and Andrew B. Gonzalez (both De La Salle University).
9. South American Englishes: Kanavillil Rajagopalan (State University at Campinas, Brazil).
10. South African Englishes: Nkonko M. Kamwangamalu (Howard University).
11. West African Englishes: Tope Omoniyi (Roehampton University).
12. East African Englishes: Josef Schmied (Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany).
13. Caribbean Englishes: Michael Aceto (East Carolina University).
14. Euro-Englishes: Marko Modiano (Stokholm, Sweden).
15. World Englishes Today: Kingsley Bolton (Stockholm University).
Part II: Variational Contexts:.
16. Contact Linguistics and World Englishes: Rajend Mesthrie (University of Cape Town).
17. Varieties of World Englishes: Kingsley Bolton (Stockholm University).
18. Pidgins and Creoles: Salikoko S. Mufwene (University of Chicago).
19. African American Englishes: Walt Wolfram (North Carolina State University).
Part III: Acculturation:.
20. Written Language, Standard Language, Global Language: M. A. K. Halliday (Fairlight, Australia).
21. Speaking and Writing in World Englishes: Yamuna Kachru (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
22. Genres and Styles in World Englishes: Vijay K. Bhatia (City University of Hong Kong).
Part IV: Crossing Borders:.
23. Literary Creativity in World Englishes: Edwin Thumboo (National University of Singapore).
24. World Englishes and Issues of Intelligibility: Larry E. Smith (Christopher, Smith & Associates) and Cecil L. Nelson (Indiana State University).
25. World Englishes and Culture Wars: Braj B. Kachru (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
Part V: Grammar Wars and Standards:.
26. Grammar Wars: 17th and 18th Century England: Linda C. Mitchell (San Jose State University).
27. Grammar Wars: The United States: John Algeo (University of Georgia).
28. World Englishes and Descriptive Grammars: Daniel R. Davis (University of Michigan, Dearborn).
Part VI: Ideology, Identity and Constructs:.
29. Colonial/Postcolonial Critique: The Challenge from World Englishes: Pradeep A. Dhillon (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
30. Cultural Studies and Discursive Constructions of World Englishes: Wimal Dissanayake (Kailua, Hawaii).
31. World Englishes and Gender Identities: Tamara M. Valentine (University of Nevada, Reno).
Part VII: World Englishes and Globalization:.
32. World Englishes in the Media: Elizabeth A. Martin (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
33. World Englishes in Global Advertising: Tej K. Bhatia (Syracuse University).
34. World Englishes and Global Commerce: Stanley Yunick Van Horn (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
Part VIII: World Englishes and Applied Theory:.
35. A Recurring Decimal: English in Language Policy and Planning: Ayo Bamgbose (University of Ibadan, Nigeria).
36. Teaching World Englishes: Robert J. Baumgardner (Texas A&M University, Commerce).
37. Models, Methods, and Curriculum for ELT Preparation: Kimberley Brown (Portland State University).
38. World Englishes and Lexicography: Fredric Dolezal (University of Georgia).
39. World Englishes and Test Construction: Fred Davidson (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign).
40. World Englishes and Communicative Competence: Margie Berns (Purdue University).
Part IX: Resources on World Englishes:.
41. World Englishes and Corpora Studies: Gerald Nelson (University College London).
42. Comparing World Englishes: A Research Guide: Helen Fallon (National University of Ireland, Maynooth).