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Re-conceptualizing English Education in a Multilingual Society : English in the Philippines

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This book brings together chapters that describe, investigate, and analyze the place of English in education in multilingual Philippines. Unlike most studies on languages in education, which take a neutral, de-contextualized stance, this volume take a pluricentric view of the English language by positioning it in relation to its varieties, as well as to other languages in the country. Because of the changing realities of English in the Philippines, traditional assumptions about the language as monolithic and unchanging, as well as about how it should be taught and learned, need to be revisited and re-conceptualized.
Genre: Education
Series Title: English Language Education
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: March 12, 2018
TCIN: 53585689
UPC: 9789811075261
Item Number (DPCI): 248-05-6910
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