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ERIC Number: ED479901
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 176
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1461-0213
Africa and Applied Linguistics.
Makoni, Sinfree, Ed.; Meinhof, Ulrike H., Ed.
AILA Review
This collection of articles includes: "Introducing Applied Linguistics in Africa" (Sinfree Makoni and Ulrike H. Meinhof); "Language Ideology and Politics: A Critical Appraisal of French as Second Official Language in Nigeria" (Tope Omoniyi); "The Democratisation of Indigenous Languages: The Case of Malawi" (Themba Moyo); "Classroom Code-Switching in Post-Colonial Contexts: Functions, Attitudes and Policies" (Gibson Ferguson); "A Pilot Study of Supplemental Instruction for At-Risk Students at an Historically Black University (HBU) in South Africa" (Constance Zulu); "Using Historical Data to Explain Language Attitudes: A South African Case Study" (Ian Bekker); "Discourse, Culture, and the Law: The Analysis of Crosstalk in the South African Bilingual Courtroom" (Pulie Thetela);"Language and the Law: Who Has the Upper Hand?" (Vivian de Klerk); "Dysphemisms in the Language of Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo" (Yisa Kehunde Yusuf); "Managing 'Face' in Urban Public Transport: Polite Request Strategies in Commuter Omnibus Discourse in Harare" (Pedzisai Mashiri); "Popular Malagasy Music and the Construction of Cultural Identities" (Zafimahaleo Rasolofondraosolo and Ulrike H. Meinhof); "'I Want to Be Like a Human Again': Morbidity and Retained Ability in an Alzheimer Sufferer" (Stanley G. M. Ridge, Sinfree Makoni, and Elaine Ridge); and "Doug Young: A Profile" (Rochelle Kapp). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
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Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquee, Stuttgart (West Germany).
Identifiers - Location: Africa; Madagascar; Malawi; Nigeria; South Africa