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Author International Conference on Language and Development (5th : 2001 : Phnom Penh, Cambodia)

Title Voices from Phnom Penh : development & language : global influences & local effects / edited by Joseph Lo Bianco
Published Melbourne : Language Australia, [2002]
©2002

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Description 366 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Preface / Paul Mahony & Geoffrey Crewes -- 1. Destitution, wealth, and cultural contest : language & development connections / Joseph Lo Bianco -- 2. English and East Timor / Roslyn Appleby -- 3. Partnership in initial teacher education / Bao Kham & Phan Thi Bich Ngoc -- 4. Indigenous languages for development : the Philippine experience / Nestor Castro -- 5. Building institutional capacity / Suos Man & Sok Luong Chan -- 6. International languages in education in developing countries : implications for Cambodia / Thomas Clayton -- 7. Evaluating development programs : time to watch our language / Hywel Coleman -- 8. Making the cap fit : culture in higher education reform / Jacqueline Dyer -- 9. Language policy, literacy development, and book sector development / Martin Ferns -- 10. Gender, language and power in community-based programs / Lilliana Hajncl & Barbara Fitzgerald -- 11. Language in development : the Open Society Institute / Robert Hausmann -- 12. Language, textbooks and perspectives on social harmony in Sri Lanka / David Hayes -- 13. Multilingual literacy development : success in a difficult environment / Margaret Hill -- 14. In the Field : inter-cultural communication through radio and other media / Kaz Janoski & Monica Janoski -- 15. Language, development and political correctness / Psyche Kennett -- 16. Vernacular literacy in community development : the Chong of Thailand / Kimmo Kosonen -- 17. Applying the findings of cognitive psychologists in a resource poor teaching environment / Gaylene Levesque -- 18. Globalisation power and hegemony in language development / Shane P. Martin & Edmundo F. Litton -- 19. The return on investment from the donor's perspective / Bonaventure Mbida-Essama -- 20. Sustainability revisited : insights from a multiliteracies project in Malaysia / Moses Samuel -- 21. Second languages in ethnic and linguistic diversity in Laos / Souvanixay Mythong ... [et al.] -- 22. A distance education program in an area of ethnic insurgency / Richard Sproat -- 23. A sustainable testing system for distance education in Vietnam / Quoc Hung Tran -- 24. Self-monitoring capabilities : teacher education and TEFL in Vietnam / Ha Van Sinh -- 25. Foreign languages and development : German in China / Ulrich Wannagat
Analysis Language development
Notes "Reflections from a conference in Phnom Penh on the complex interaction between economically conceived progress and indicators of communication-language"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Sociolinguistics -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Language planning -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Education -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.
Education -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses
Asia, Southeastern -- Languages -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Lo Bianco, Joseph.
Language Australia.
International Conference on Language and Development (5th : 2001 : Phnom Penh, Cambodia.)
LC no. 00002409
ISBN 1876768509
Other Titles Development & language : global influencess & local effects
Development and language