ERIC Number: EJ535844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
English in Asian Bilingual Education: From Hatred to Harmony [and] A Response.
Tickoo, Makhan Lal; Tsui, Amy B. M.
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v17 n2-4 p225-47 1996
Explores parts of the phenomenon of the support for, and hostility toward, the use of English in education in Asian bilingual systems. The article then sketches an educational alternative capable of making the language a shared resource for all its stakeholders. Tsui's response addresses the question of whether educational solutions are capable of resolving language conflicts or not. (77 references) (Author/CK)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Change Strategies, Chinese, Conflict Resolution, Cultural Context, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Hindi, Language Attitudes, Language of Instruction, Language Planning, Regional Dialects, Second Language Instruction, Teaching Methods, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Hong Kong; India