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Author Birch, Barbara M.

Title The English language teacher in global civil society / Barbara M. Birch
Published New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 228 pages) : illustrations
Series ESL & applied linguistics professional series
ESL and applied linguistics professional series.
Contents The big picture -- Global civil society -- Global civic culture -- Global citizens -- Sustainable peace -- Local uncivil societies -- Pro-social capitalists -- Education for global citizenship -- Pedagogies of conflict transformation -- Tolerance -- Remembrance -- Reconciliation -- Forgiveness
Summary Many English language teachers are interested in promoting reconciliation and sustainable peace, locally and globally, but often do not know how to do so. This book provides information, analysis, and techniques to help teachers around the world take action toward this goal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.
English teachers.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203878043 (electronic bk.)
0415994489 (hbk.)
0415994497 (paperback)
9780203878040 (electronic bk.)
9780415994484 (hbk.)
9780415994491 (paperback)