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Author Asia Trends Day (1st : 2003 : Singapore)

Title Babel or Behemoth : language trends in Asia / editors, Jennifer Lindsay, Tan Ying Ying.

Published Singapore : Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  306.4495 ASIA    AVAILABLE
Physical description 210 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Asia trends ; 1
Notes "The papers in this were written for the Asia Research Institute's inaugural Asia Trends Day, held on July 4th 2003 in Singapore"--Intro.
Includes bibliographical references.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Technology and language : negotiating the third revolution in the use of language / Anthony Reid -- The big picture / Joseph Lo Bianco -- Pasemon : on allusion and illusions / Goenawan Mohammad -- Life after death : patterns of language loss in South Asia / Udaya Narayana Singh -- Education and language choise in Southeast Asia / Rujaya Abhakorn -- Language policies and language education issues in Malaysia / Azirah Hashim -- Balancing the macro- and micro-solinguistis perspectives in language management : the case of Singapore -- Dictionary politics / Benedict Anderson -- Performing across the sound barrier / Jennifer Lindsay -- Pop culture's lingua france : language and regional popular cultural flows in East Asia / Koichi Iwabuchi -- Reading the census : language use in Asia / Tan Ying Ying.
Other author Lindsay, Jennifer.
Tan, Ying Ying.
National University of Singapore. Asia Research Institute.
Asia Trends Day (2003 : Singapore)
Subject Language policy -- Asia.
Asia -- Languages -- Usage.
Languages in contact -- Asia.
Asia -- Languages.
Variant Title Language trends in Asia
ISBN 9810490755 (pbk.)