Culture And Identity Through English As A Lingua Franca

Pub Date : 2015-07-01 | Author : Will Baker | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN 10 : 9781501502163
ISBN 13 : 1501502166

The use of English as a lingua franca (ELF) on a global scale forces a reassessment of our understanding of the relationships between language, culture and identity in intercultura..

English As A Lingua Franca In Higher Education

Pub Date : 2010-05-26 | Author : Ute Smit | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter

ISBN 10 : 9783110215519
ISBN 13 : 3110215519

With English-medium higher education burgeoning in Europe and elsewhere outside the English-speaking world, this book is the first to offer an ethnographically-embedded analysis of..

English As A Lingua Franca In Wider Networking

Pub Date : 2014-08-27 | Author : Paola Vettorel | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN 10 : 9783110336009
ISBN 13 : 3110336006

In a constantly interconnected world communication takes place beyond territorial boundaries, in networks where English works as a lingua franca. The volume explores how ELF is emp..

Analysing English As A Lingua Franca

Pub Date : 2012-03-08 | Author : Alessia Cogo | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781441154965
ISBN 13 : 1441154965

There have been considerable recent demographic shifts in the use of English worldwide. English is now undoubtedly (and particularly) an international lingua franca, a lingua mundi..