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ERIC Number: EJ619886
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1028-4435
Workplace Communication in a Time of Transition: The Case of Hong Kong's Construction Industry.
Evans, Stephen
Hong Kong Journal of Applied Linguistics, v4 n2 p57-78 Dec 1999
Examines language in the workplace, specifically the construction industry in Hong Kong. Provides detailed information on language use in a professional context at the time of Hong Kong's return to China and shows that written communication is mainly in English, while spoken language is predominately Cantonese. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Hong Kong