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Author Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics (45th : 1994 : Washington, D.C.)

Title Educational linguistics, crosscultural communication, and global interdependence / James E. Alatis, editor
Published Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, [1994]
©1994

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Description 402 pages : illustrations, 1 map, 1 portrait ; 23 cm
Series Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics, 0196-7207 ; 1994
Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics. Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics ; 1994
Contents Welcoming remarks / James E. Alatis (Georgetown University) -- In memory of the Rev. Francis P. Dinneen, S.J. / James E. Alatis (Georgetown University) -- The Speaking Tree: A medium of plural canons / Braj B. Kachru (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- The triumph of the yell / Deborah Tannen (Georgetown University) -- Teaching culture in the language classroom: Toward a new philosophy / Rebecca L. Oxford (University of Alabama) -- Toward an acquisition-oriented syllabus / Gen-yuan Zhuang (Hangzhou University) -- The use of language tests for power and control / Elana Shohamy (Tel Aviv University) -- The impact of college entrance examinations on high school ESL/EFL writing / Chen-ching Li (Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States) -- The beginnings of language testing as a profession / Bernard Spolsky (Bar-Ilan University) -- Retooling for communication: Hungary reorients its FL teaching / Katalin Nyikos (Georgetown University) -- Language choices for West Africa in the global village / Jerry Cline-Bailey (Xavier University (Cincinnati)) -- Politeness across cultures: Implications for second language teaching / Ayo Bamgbose (University of Ibadan and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) -- What do "Yes" and "No" really mean in Chinese? / Yu-hwei E. Lii-Shih (National Taiwan Normal University) -- Culture, discourse, and choice of structure / Ren Shaozeng (Hangzhou University) -- Teaching global interdependence as a subversive activity / H. Douglas Brown (San Francisco State University)
Analysis Crosscultural communucation -- Congresses
Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- Congresses
Linguistics -- Congresses
Notes "In memory of the Rev. Francis P. Dinneen, S.J." --p. [3]
ISSN 0186-7207 incorrect on item
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Intercultural communication -- Congresses.
Language and education -- Congresses.
Language and languages -- Congresses.
Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Festschriften.
Author Alatis, James E.
Dinneen, Francis P.
ISBN 0878401296
Other Titles GURT '94