Reviews "This book takes the exploration of academic writing and publishing in new directions, not least in the array of methodological and theoretical constructs developed in the book.
It is unique in the range of diverse perspectives across the languages and cultures by its contributors.
The resulting multi-perspective volume offers an invaluable opportunity for language practitioners, scholars and students in the fields of applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, intercultural communication, and TESOL to exchange opinions, participate in the discussions, reflect on diverse views and contribute to discussions in the field.
What it should be like and how much has been introduced-- M.
All in all, this volume is highly recommendable for researchers and teachers whose interests lie in language and globalization and academic writing. The book makes an invaluable contribution to the fields of applied linguistics, teaching and researching writing in general and academic literacies in particular, and teaching English as a second and foreign language.
It will no doubt be of interest to researchers an teachers in these fields and become part of the lists of highly recommended readings in postgraduate programmes in these areas.
I believe that many of the chapters will engender some very stimulating and thought provoking discussions Kachru Plurilithic Englishes-- A. Contributors from across languages and cultures vividly describe the ways in which English users communicate with each other, negotiating meaning, accommodating to each other and creatively constructing their communities of practice.
Academic Writing in a Global Context examines the impact of the growing dominance of English on academic writing for publication globally. Beyond the Kachruvian Three Circle Model? Contexts and Challenges-- B.
This book will be of interest to postgraduates and professionals in the fields of World Englishes, language and globalization and English Language Teaching. Global Englishes from Global Perspectives-- K. Asian Englishes in the Asian Age: Subjects Description Academic Writing in a Global Context addresses the issue of the pressure on academics worldwide to produce their work in English in scholarly publishing, and why the growth of the use of academic English matters.
In addition to this, case studies of individual scholars in their local institutions and countries are used to illustrate experiences of using English in the academic world.
It offers a good insight into the different aspects of academic text and knowledge production and how these are influenced by the current publishing practices. Through their research Lillis and Curry have provided rich perspectives into the ways texts are shaped, who is involved in this process and where this happens.
Pennycook The Future of English: The authors explore the ways in which the global status attributed to English is impacting on the lives and practices of multilingual scholars working in contexts where English is not the official language of communication and throws into relief the politics surrounding academic publishing.Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
Forged from a. In reading Professor Yamuna Kachru's work on world Englishes, one is repeatedly impressed by the breadth of her academic interests, which included applied linguistics, Asian Englishes, contrastive rhetoric, discourse analysis, English language teaching, Indian literature in.
We argue that contemporary English academic writing practices represent complex negotiations for supervisors and African students in a world where multiple Englishes now flourish and where there are growing challenges to Western/Northern epistemological hegemony (Canagarajah.
LIBRIS titelinformation: Global Englishes in Asian contexts [Elektronisk resurs]: Current and future debates / Edited by Kumiko Murata, Jennifer Jenkins. Global Englishes in Asian Contexts by Jennifer Jenkins,ENGLISHES IN ASIAN ACADEMIC AND BUSINESS CONTEXTS Academic Writing in World Englishes: the Asian Context; mint-body.com Standards and Linguistic Realities of English in the Malaysian Workplace; mint-body.com English in Asian Advertising and the Teaching of World Englishes; T.K.
English, new varieties of English, nonnative English, and world English(es), etc. At present - there are at least three international academic journals devoted primarily to this branch of linguistics (English Today, English WorldWide, and. World Englishes), - which have been supplemented by a substantial number of books on the subject.Download