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ERIC Number: EJ834098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 13
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1061-1932
Present State and Prospects of Bilingual Education in Xinjiang: An Ethnographic Perspective
Anaytulla, Guljennet
Chinese Education and Society, v41 n6 p37-49 Nov-Dec 2008
This article, based mainly on specific examples from the author's ethnographic fieldwork, outlines the state of bilingual education in Xinjiang and reviews its development. First, a broad outline is presented of the overall circumstances of bilingual education in China and Xinjiang. Next is an introduction to the present state of bilingual education in Kashgar. Finally, proposals are made regarding the teaching staffs, methods, and material development and the role of ethnic mother tongues in bilingual education. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Preschool Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: China