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Communicating with Asia : the future of English as a global language / edited by Gerhard Leitner, Azirah Hashim and Hans-Georg Wolf.

Contributor(s): Leitner, Gerhard, 1944- | Azirah Hashim | Wolf, Hans-Georg, 1963-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: PE3501 .C66 2016Publication: Cambridge, U.K. : Cambridge University Press, 2016Description: xv, 366 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781107062610 (hardback); 1107062616 (hardback).Subject(s): English language -- Asia | English language -- Study and teaching -- Asia | English language -- Social aspects -- Asia | English language -- Spoken English -- Asia | Communication and culture -- Asia | English language -- Globalization
Contents:
Communicating with Asia: introduction /Gerhard Leitner, Azirah Hashim and Hans-Georg Wolf -- Part I. English in Selected Regional and National Habitats with a Glance at the Role of Outward-Bound Communication Needs -- 1. The development of English in Pakistan / Tariq Rahman -- 2. English for Japan: in the cultural context of the East-Asian expanding circle / Nobuyuki Hino -- 3. Convergence and divergence of English in Malaysia and Singapore / Ee-Ling Low and Rachel Tan Siew Kuang -- 4. Indian English prosody / Pramod Pandey -- 5. Charting the endonormative stabilization of Singapore English / Tan Siew Imm -- 6. Arabic in contact with English and Malay in Malaysia / Azirah Hashim and Gerhard Leitner -- 7. Preposition stranding and pied-piping in Philippine English: a corpus-based study / Danilo T. Dayag -- 8. The Americanization of the phonology of Asian Englishes: evidence from Singapore / Ying-Ying Tan --
9. Postcolonial and learner Englishes in Southeast Asia: implications for international communication / Michael Percillier -- Part II. Major Other Languages in Asia, their International Status and Impact on Education -- 10. Multilingualism, Hindi-Urdu and Indian English: intra-national and international diaspora / Tej K. Bhatia and William C. Ritchie -- 11. Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Melayu: convergence and divergence of the official languages in contemporary Southeast Asia / Lim Beng Soon and Gloria Poedjosoedarmo R. -- 12. Putonghua and Cantonese in the Chinese territories / Chan Shui-Duen -- 13. The Chinese language in the Asian diaspora: a Malaysian experience / Wang Xiaomei -- 14. Russian in Far East Asia: linguistic policies on the periphery of empire / Roxana Doncu -- 15. Russian and Turkic languages in Central Asia / Zoya Proshina -- Part III. Wider Perspectives -- 16. Understanding Asia by means of cognitive sociolinguistics and cultural linguistics : The example of ghosts in Hong Kong English / Hans-Georg Wolf and Thomas Chan --
17. Understanding Asia through English literature / Gerhard Stilz -- 18. English as a lingua franca and educational impact in Asia / Andy Kirkpatrick -- 19. The Australian Asia project / Joseph Lo Bianco and Yvette Slaughter.
List(s) this item appears in: New Books 2017-07 (Foreign) | Boonchoo New Book 2018-08 (Forgign)
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-352) and index.

Communicating with Asia: introduction /Gerhard Leitner, Azirah Hashim and Hans-Georg Wolf -- Part I. English in Selected Regional and National Habitats with a Glance at the Role of Outward-Bound Communication Needs -- 1. The development of English in Pakistan / Tariq Rahman -- 2. English for Japan: in the cultural context of the East-Asian expanding circle / Nobuyuki Hino -- 3. Convergence and divergence of English in Malaysia and Singapore / Ee-Ling Low and Rachel Tan Siew Kuang -- 4. Indian English prosody / Pramod Pandey -- 5. Charting the endonormative stabilization of Singapore English / Tan Siew Imm -- 6. Arabic in contact with English and Malay in Malaysia / Azirah Hashim and Gerhard Leitner -- 7. Preposition stranding and pied-piping in Philippine English: a corpus-based study / Danilo T. Dayag -- 8. The Americanization of the phonology of Asian Englishes: evidence from Singapore / Ying-Ying Tan --

9. Postcolonial and learner Englishes in Southeast Asia: implications for international communication / Michael Percillier -- Part II. Major Other Languages in Asia, their International Status and Impact on Education -- 10. Multilingualism, Hindi-Urdu and Indian English: intra-national and international diaspora / Tej K. Bhatia and William C. Ritchie -- 11. Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Melayu: convergence and divergence of the official languages in contemporary Southeast Asia / Lim Beng Soon and Gloria Poedjosoedarmo R. -- 12. Putonghua and Cantonese in the Chinese territories / Chan Shui-Duen -- 13. The Chinese language in the Asian diaspora: a Malaysian experience / Wang Xiaomei -- 14. Russian in Far East Asia: linguistic policies on the periphery of empire / Roxana Doncu -- 15. Russian and Turkic languages in Central Asia / Zoya Proshina -- Part III. Wider Perspectives -- 16. Understanding Asia by means of cognitive sociolinguistics and cultural linguistics : The example of ghosts in Hong Kong English / Hans-Georg Wolf and Thomas Chan --

17. Understanding Asia through English literature / Gerhard Stilz -- 18. English as a lingua franca and educational impact in Asia / Andy Kirkpatrick -- 19. The Australian Asia project / Joseph Lo Bianco and Yvette Slaughter.

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