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ERIC Number: EJ885282
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0271-8294
Immigration, Cultural-Linguistic Diversity, and Topics in Language Disorders
Cheng, Li-Rong Lilly
Topics in Language Disorders, v30 n1 p79-83 Jan-Mar 2010
This article summarizes 4 topics contributed by the author over the last 30 years of "Topics in Language Disorders" that address the issues of immigration, migration, and refugees. The focus is on the historical perspectives on evolution of terminologies from limited English proficient to English language learner and English as a new language. Further, the article summarizes discussions of accents, dialects and vernaculars, and topics beyond bilingualism.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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