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English in the repertoire

Mayor, Barbara (1996). English in the repertoire. In: Mercer, Neil and Swann, Joan eds. Learning English: Development and Diversity. London, UK: Routledge, pp. 41–71.

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English is learnt, internationally, in a range of diverse settings. This book examines processes of language acquisition in English, as well as what it means to learn English in different parts of the world. It looks at the place of English within formal education, and at some of the controversies that have surrounded the teaching of English.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-415-13122-7, 978-0-415-13122-3
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Centre for Language and Communication
Education and Language Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 11687
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Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2008 00:17
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:12
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