Language and Language in Education Planning in the Pacific Basin

Language and Language in Education Planning in the Pacific Basin
Author : R.B. Kaplan
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages : 277
Release : 2013-03-14
ISBN 10 : 9789401701457
ISBN 13 : 9401701458
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Language and Language in Education Planning in the Pacific Basin Book Description:

This work examines and reviews the ecological context of language planning in 14 countries in the Pacific basin: Japan, the two Koreas, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. It provides the only up-to-date overview and review of language policy in the region and challenges those interested in language policy and planning to think about how such goals might be achieved in the context of language ecology.


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