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Author Lin, Angel, 1962- author

Title Bilingual education : Southeast Asian perspectives / Angel M.Y. Lin and Evelyn Y.F. Man ; foreword by Jim Cummins
Published Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2009]
©2009
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 162 pages) : illustrations
Contents Content; Foreword; Introduction; 1 -- Language Policy and Planning in Southeast Asian Contexts; 2 -- Bilingual Education in Different Contexts: Principles and Practice; 3 -- Key Issues in Immersion Education: Implications for Hong Kong; 4 -- History and Development of Bilingual Education in Hong Kong; 5 -- Research on Bilingual Education in Hong Kong; 6 -- Negotiating between Nationalist and Globalization Agendas: Lessons from the Divergent Paths of Singapore and Malaysia; 7 -- Contexts of Language Policy and Planning in Southeast Asian Societies: Need for Innovative Approaches; Bibliography; Index
Summary There is an urgent need to critically integrate and review the international research literature with a view to informing public debates and policy making regarding the medium of instruction in Hong Kong and other Southeast Asian contexts. This book aims to meet this need
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-158) and index
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In HKU Press digital editions
Subject Education, Bilingual -- Government policy -- Southeast Asia.
Education, Bilingual -- China -- Hong Kong.
Education, Bilingual -- Southeast Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Cummins, Jim, 1949- writer of foreword
Man, Evelyn Y. F. (Evelyn Yee Fun), 1949- author
ISBN 9789888052073 (electronic bk.)
9888052071 (electronic bk.)