New Englishes: A West African Perspective

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780865435919
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Publication date: 8/28/1997
  • Pages: 431
  • Product dimensions: 6.26 (w) x 8.82 (h) x 1.55 (d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations Used in the Text
Introduction 1
1 English in the Nigerian Environment 9
2 A Note on the English Language in Ghana 27
3 Nigeria's National Language Question: Choices and Constraints 34
4 English in Nigeria: Attitudes, Policy and Communicative Realities 57
5 You Can Never Plan the Future by the Past: Where Do We Go with English? 87
6 English as a Second Language and English Language Teaching: Retrospect and Prospect 99
7 Ineffectiveness in the Presentation of English in Nigeria: Sources and Remedies 113
8 Communicative Competence Acquisition in Infelicitous Learning Environments: The Problem with SSS English in Nigeria 130
9 Communicative Competence in English as a Second Language 153
10 Languages in the Curriculum: An Assessment of the Role of English and Other Languages in the Education Delivery Process in Nigeria 178
11 On Codifying Nigerian English: Research So Far 203
12 The Elaboration of the Functions of Nigerian Pidgin 232
13 The Phonologies of Nigerian English and Cameroon English 248
14 The English Language and Code-Mixing: A Case Study of the Phenomenon in Ibibio 269
15 Nigerian Pidgin: Problems and Prospects 284
16 Broadcasting and English 300
17 Endless Beginnings: Figures of Creation in Nigerian Literature 309
18 Literature in a Second Language: Use of English in Nigerian Fiction 325
19 National Standards and the International Corpus of English 337
20 The Cameroon Corpus Project 349
21 Whose English? 367
Summary 381
Address 385
Address 387
Address 388
Address 390
List of Conference Participants 393
Bibliography 397
Index 419
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