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ERIC Number: ED176598
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Pages: 71
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ELT Documents. English as an International Language.
Lester, Mark; And Others
ELT Documents, 1978
This issue contains articles ranging from a theoretical discussion of the nature of an international language to an assessment of the implications of teaching a local form of English. The following articles are included: (1) "International English and Language Variation," by M. Lester; (2) "The English Language, Ideology, and International Communication: Some Issues Arising Out of English Teaching for Chinese Students," by C. J. Brumfit; (3) "English as an International Language: When Is a Form of English a Suitable Target for ELT Purposes?" by P. Strevens; (4) "Liberalisation of Views on Non-Standard Forms of English," by J. Norrish; (5) "English as an International Language," by R. X. Hindmarsh; and (6) "Exploring the Diversity of English," by J. Spencer. In addition to these articles, a specialised bibliography; a selected list of documents from ETIC Archives; news items; an annotated bibliography of recent books, films and tapes; and a cumulative index to ELT Documents, 1971-1976 complete the volume. (AMH)
British Council, Printing and Publishing Department, 65 Davies Street, London, W1Y 2AA England
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Council, London (England). English-Teaching Information Centre.
Identifiers: International Languages