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ERIC Number: EJ479591
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0039-8322
ESL, Ideology, and the Politics of Pragmatism.
Benesch, Sarah
TESOL Quarterly, v27 n4 p705-17 Win 1993
All forms of English-as-a-Second-Language are ideological, whether or not educators are conscious of the political implications of their instructional choices. Ideology is unavoidable, a position supported by various L1 and L2 scholars whose work is surveyed. Accommodationist politics of apparently neutral pragmatism in English for academic purposes is discussed. (Contains 43 references.) (Author/JP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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