The Idea of English in Japan

The Idea of English in Japan
Author : Philip Seargeant
Publisher : Multilingual Matters
Total Pages : 296
Release : 2009-08-04
ISBN 10 : 9781847696915
ISBN 13 : 1847696910
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Idea of English in Japan
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Philip Seargeant
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-08-04 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

This book examines the ways in which English is conceptualised as a global language in Japan, and considers how the resultant language ideologies – drawn in p
Handbook of Orthography and Literacy
Language: en
Pages: 1690
Authors: R. Malatesha Joshi
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Until about two decades ago, the study of writing systems and their relationship to literacy acquisition was sparse and generally modeled after studies of Engli
L2 Selves and Motivations in Asian Contexts
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Matthew T. Apple
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-23 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

This book fills an existing gap in language learning motivation research by examining the applications of current motivational theories and models from WEIRD (W
Isms in Language Education
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Damian J. Rivers
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This volume develops a comprehensive understanding of the manner in which dominant/emergent ideologies, discourses and social structures impact language educati
Examining Japan's Lost Decades
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Yoichi Funabashi
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This book examines five features of Japan’s ‘Lost Decades’: the speed of the economic decline in Japan compared to Japan’s earlier global prowess; a rap
The Idea of Democracy in the Modern Era
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ralph Ketcham
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

Although the last half of the twentieth century has been called the Age of Democracy, the twenty-first has already demonstrated the fragility of its apparent tr
Japan Report
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Japan
Type: BOOK - Published: 1960 - Publisher:

Competitor or Ally?
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Gerald K. LeTendre
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

In this book the authors systematically address the most common stereotypes or myths about Japanese education that are currently being circulated in the popular
International Educational and Cultural Exchange
Language: en
Pages: 830
Authors:
Categories: Educational exchanges
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher:

Media Theory in Japan
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Marc Steinberg
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-24 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Providing an overview of Japanese media theory from the 1910s to the present, this volume introduces English-language readers to Japan's rich body of theoretica