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ERIC Number: EJ423104
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0883-2919
The English in Japanese University Entrance Examinations: A Sociocultural Analysis.
Locastro, Virginia
World Englishes, v9 n3 p343-54 Win 1990
Sociocultural and historical examination of the kind of English used in Japanese university entrance examinations suggests that such usage mirrors and reinforces general Japanese attitudes about language, language learning, and national interests, resulting in a closed system highly resistant to change. (28 references) (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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