The Idea of English in Japan

The Idea of English in Japan

by Philip Seargeant
     
 

This book examines the ways in which English is conceptualised as a global language in Japan, and considers how the resultant language ideologies - drawn in part from universal discourses; in part from context-specific trends in social history - inform the relationships that people in Japan have towards the language.See more details below

Overview

This book examines the ways in which English is conceptualised as a global language in Japan, and considers how the resultant language ideologies - drawn in part from universal discourses; in part from context-specific trends in social history - inform the relationships that people in Japan have towards the language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847696915
Publisher:
Channel View Publications
Publication date:
04/08/2009
Series:
Critical Language and Literacy Studies
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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