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Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia

Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand (Language Policy)

by Antonio L. Rappa

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Linguistics,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Language and culture,
  • Language policy,
  • Southeast Asia

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8371879M
    ISBN 101402045107
    ISBN 109781402045103

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Source: CIA World Factbook, In this book, our goal is to understand how the language policies of various nation-states in Southeast Asia grapple with the challenge of modernity. Our focus will therefore be on language policies as these are explicitly articulated either in the form of constitutions or public proclamations made by political /5.

Source: CIA World Factbook, In this book, our goal is to understand how the language policies of various nation-states in Southeast Asia grapple with the challenge of modernity. Our focus will therefore be on language policies as these are explicitly articulated either in the form of. Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia: Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand Book January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

This volume considers the ways in which modernity challenges and informs the language policies of various Southeast Asians nations. Using case studies from Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand, the Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia book examine language policies that are explicitly articulated either in the form of State constitutions or in the public proclamations of political leaders.

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It represents the Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia book for the issues and themes of security that engulf our : Antonio L. Rappa. Antonio L. Rappa is the author of Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 1 review, published ), Globalization (/5.

In Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia, Antonio L. Rappa and Lionel Wee raise the complexities involved in understanding the social construction of language and the political consequences of the nonneutral construction of language in terms of linguistic instrumentalism, displacement, complementarity, equivalence, and language.

Her research interests lie in language policy and planning, World Englishes and English in Southeast Asia. Lionel Wee is an associate professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at the National University of Singapore.

He has published extensively on language policy, World Englishes, sociolinguistics and : Lisa Lim. Welcome to e-content platform of John Benjamins Publishing Company.

Here you can find all of our electronic books and journals, for purchase and download or subscriber : Brian Ridge. ‘ Language as a problem of development: Ideological debates and Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia book education in the Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia book ’, in Lisa Lim and Ee-Ling Low (eds.), Multilingual Globalizing Asia: Implications for Policy and Education, AILA Review 23 –   We stress that, as space forbids an in-depth treatment of the language education policies of each of the 13 countries, we have chosen to describe and discuss in some depth the policies of 5 countries (China, Indonesia, Japan, the Philippines and Vietnam), as these provide a cross-section of language policy contexts and approaches in the region.

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Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the regions that are geographically south of China, east of the Indian subcontinent and north-west of Australia. Southeast Asia is bordered to the north by East Asia, to the west by South Asia and the Bay of Bengal, to the east by Oceania and the Pacific Ocean, and to the south by Australia and the Indian (nominal): $ trillion (exchange rate).

Review of Rappa, A. & L. Wee () Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia (Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore and Thailand) Reviewer Brian Ridge | Campion College, Sydney. Language Policy and Modernity in Southeast Asia: Malaysia, This original piece of research considers the ways in which modernity challenges and informs the language policies of various Southeast Asians : Lionel Wee.

The roles of language policy and language practice and use in education have been regarded to influence the efficacy of teaching and learning in the school setting. With the rise of globalisation and internationalisation of services in education, the objective of producing manpower that is equipped to the demands of the knowledge-based economy has realigned government policies.

Security and Modernity in Southeast Asia Cengage Learning Advanced Search. Browse Products He is the author of several books and articles including Modernity and Consumption (), Globalization (), Language Policy and Modernity (coauthored) (), Globalization: Power Legitimacy and Authority in Late Modernity (), and NS “Historicising ‘Modernity’ in Southeast Asia.” Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Ori no.

4 (): – Barbara Andaya examines the historiography of ‘modernity’ in Southeast Asia and the challenges of ‘provincializing’ (Dipeseh Chakrabarty) modernity beyond the Euro-American authoritative, hegemonic. This book discusses and identifies the modernizing trends, which have changed Southeast Asian countries in varying ways.

After an overview of current concepts of modernity, the following chapters introduce issues of education, citizenship and ethnicity, religion, the emergence of the middle class, and mass consumption in Southeast by: Abstract.

The Southeast Asian region is home to remarkable political, cultural, ethnic and economic diversity. Much of this can be traced to influences of immigration (especially from India and China), alongside vestiges of colonialism — Dutch, British, French, Portuguese, Spanish and American — that have saturated the different trajectories of nations and nation-building in the region Cited by: 1.

Language policy is a sensitive issue in most countries. In countries where more than one language is spoken -- the vast majority -- language policies affect the ability of individuals and groups to participate in government, to be treated fairly by governmental agencies, to have access to government services, to take advantage of educational opportunities, and to pursue economic success.3/5(1).

Guest editor, Is Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia, March Dr. Justin Thomas McDaniel, Professor of Buddhist Studies, Chair of the Department of Religious Studies University of Pennsylvania. Guest articles (in four languages) from Issue 19 Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia (March ). Buddhism, Politics, and Modernity in Southeast Asia.

Language policies in Southeast Asia have been shaped by the process of nation-building on the one hand and by political and economic considerations on the other.

The early years of nation-building in Southeast Asia generated intensive language conflicts precisely because state policies privileged the idea of a monolingual nation and thus.

"On the whole, the book is an important contribution to the study of language policy and nation-building in Southeast Asia, as it gives detailed information and discussion on the issue in each of the seven countries considered.

"Islam in Southeast Asia: Negotiating Modernity is a compilation of eight articles that offers new insights on the dynamic developments which have taken place within Muslim society in Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.

The authors of the chapters - academics and researchers with proven prowess in their respective fields - present articles that. Southeast Asia is one of the most ethnically diverse regions in the world.

A quick glance at its demographics would suggest that these countries may indeed be defined less by their 20th century-determined territorial barriers, and more by the multiplicity of. Abby Cohn. Director of the Southeast Asia Program, Professor of Linguistics (on leave Spring ) Abigail C.

Cohn is a professor of linguistics and Southeast Asian studies whose research interests include the phonetics, phonology, morphology, and sociolinguistics of the languages of Indonesia.

The contributors draw on new ethnographic research in Vietnam, Laos, Thailand, and Indonesia to show that residents of these countries no longer see religion and modernity as contradictory.

Rather, religious ideas and magic practices help people across the region to meet the challenges of modern life. The term ‘modernism’ is commonly used to describe some of the literary and cultural production of the early twentieth century in China, Japan, and Korea, but the range of its application and its relevance to East Asia remain subjects of debate.

1 There was widespread interaction with Western authors, artists, and avant-garde movements, ranging from direct emulation (‘Japanese futurism. Read animism in southeast asia routledge contemporary southeast asia series online, read in mobile or Kindle.

national history, cultural heritage, language policy, and relationships between distinct regions, generations, and language groups, this book will be of interest to academics in the fields of Asian studies, nationalism studies, and. Southeast Asia is a group of diverse tropical countries between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, featuring cultures influenced by both India and China and hosting large communities of Overseas Chinese.

The region includes Indonesia, the most populous Muslim country in the world, as well as very prominent Buddhist countries, and quite significant Christian, Hindu and Animist communities.

Her research interests lie in language policy and planning, World Englishes and English in Southeast Asia. Lionel WEE is Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at the National University of Singapore. He has published extensively on language policy, World Englishes, sociolinguistics and pragmatics.

The internet is full of reading lists with titles like “10 MUST READ books about backpacking Southeast Asia!” This is not one of those lists. This is a list of 9 great introductions to the history and culture of Southeast Asia.

These books have been chosen because they walk the middle ground between heavy history tomes and easy tour : David Mccaskey. The wide topographical diversity of Southeast Asia has greatly influenced its history.

For instance, Mainland Southeast Asia with its continuous but rugged and difficult terrain provided the basis for the early Khmer and Mon civilisations.

The sub-region's extensive coastline and major river systems of the Irrawaddy, Salween, Chao Phraya, Mekong and Red River have directed socio-cultural and. Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity brings together the fieldwork of over eighty scholars and covers the nine major countries of the region: Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam.

An introduction outlines important social transformations in Southeast Asia and key theoretical and. For further discussion of the various articulations of (post)colonial modernity and identity pdf intellectuals and architects in Japan and India see H.

Mand, ‘Architecture and Identity: Strategies in Contemporary Asian Design’, paper presented at the 5th International Symposium on Architectural Interchanges in Asia:Global Environment and Cited by: 1.Figures of Buddhist Modernity in Asia presents a dynamic, composite picture of Buddhists throughout Asia In brief, the book offers a wealth of information about modern Buddhism and succeeds marvelously in depicting an entertaining “cacophony of voices” expressing what Buddhism can involve and what being a Buddhist can entail.Language Policy and Ebook in Southeast Asia: Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand (Language Policy, 6) Antonio L.

Rappa and Lionel Wee New York: Springer, pp.