Traveller’s Tales : ELT teachers in a globalising world
Neilsen, Roderick, Gitsaki, Christina, & Honan, Eileen (2007) Traveller’s Tales : ELT teachers in a globalising world. In Gitsaki, Christina (Ed.) Language and Languages: Global and Local Tensions. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, pp. 1-14.
This chapter summarizes a quasi-ethnographic case study of the lives and work of nine native-speaking English language teachers who have lived and worked outside their countries of origin for extended periods. The study aimed to document the complexity of ELT as ‘work’ in new global economic and cultural conditions, and to explore how this complexity is realised in the everyday experiences of ELT teachers.
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|Item Type:||Book Chapter|
|ISBN:||10: 1847183476 , 13: 978-1847183477|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > LOTE ESL and TESOL Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. Maori) (130207)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > CULTURAL STUDIES (200200) > Globalisation and Culture (200206)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > LANGUAGE STUDIES (200300) > English as a Second Language (200303)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education|
Past > Schools > School of Cultural & Language Studies in Education
|Copyright Owner:||Roderick Neilsen Christina Gitsaki Eileen Honan|
|Deposited On:||28 Oct 2010 15:55|
|Last Modified:||01 Mar 2012 00:14|
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