World Englishes in Asian Contexts

World Englishes in Asian Contexts

Paperback Asian Englishes Today

By (author) Yamuna Kachru, By (author) Cecil L. Nelson

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  • Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
  • Format: Paperback | 436 pages
  • Dimensions: 155mm x 229mm x 31mm | 476g
  • Publication date: 1 September 2006
  • Publication City/Country: Hong Kong
  • ISBN 10: 9622097561
  • ISBN 13: 9789622097568
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations, maps
  • Sales rank: 844,399

Product description

This is the first English-language book to focus on the electric rice cooker and the impact it has had on the lives of Asian people.

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Author information

Yamuna Kachru is professor emerita of linguistics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She specializes in theoretical and applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, South Asian linguistics, and world Englishes.

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..". This enlightening work... succinctly describes an astoundingly wide range of theoretical and pedagogical themes... A remarkable contribution to our better understanding of two major characteristics of contemporary English: internationalization (diffu