ERIC Number: ED408832
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Focus on South Africa. Varieties of English Around the World, Volume 15.
de Klerk, Vivian, Ed.
Essays on English in South Africa and its neighboring countries include: "A History of English in South Africa" (Len Lanham); "English in South African Society: A Preliminary Overview" (Bill Branford); "Black English in South Africa" (David Gough); "Language Contact, Transmission, Shift: South African Indian English" (Rajend Mesthrie); "Afrikaans English" (Susan Watermeyer); "Cape Flats English" (Karen Malan); "The Standardisation Question in Black South African English" (Laurence Wright); "English, the Constitution, and South Africa's Language Future" (Peter Titlestad); "English and Language Planning for South Africa: The Flip Side" (Victor Webb); "Lexicography for South African English" (Penny Silva); "Issues in English Language Teaching in Primary Schools" (Paul Walters);"Language Attitudes and Their Implications for the Teaching of English in the Eastern Cape" (Barbara Bosch, Vivian de Klerk); "Preparing Student Teachers To Teach English First and Second Language" (Sarah Murray, Hennie van der Mescht); "English in Interpersonal Interaction in South Africa" (Keith J. Chick); "English in Swaziland: Form and Function" (Nkonko M. Kamwangamalu, Teresa Chisanga); "English in Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Malawi" (Josef Schmied). (MSE)
Descriptors: Black Dialects, Contrastive Linguistics, Cultural Context, Diachronic Linguistics, Elementary Secondary Education, English, English (Second Language), Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Interpersonal Communication, Language Attitudes, Language Planning, Language Research, Language Teachers, Language Variation, Lexicography, Minority Groups, Political Influences, Public Policy, Regional Characteristics, Regional Dialects, Standard Spoken Usage, Teacher Education
John Benjamins North America, P.O. Box 27519, Philadelphia, PA 19118-0519.
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
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Identifiers - Location: Malawi; South Africa; Swaziland; Zambia; Zimbabwe