Review : "English language education across Greater China" by A. Feng

Mu, Guanglun Michael (2013) Review : "English language education across Greater China" by A. Feng. TESOL in Context. (In Press)

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Abstract

I have formally learned English from Year Four till the completion of my undergraduate study in China. Because of this personal history, I was keen to review this book and revisit English education in China. The list of contributors to the book includes Anwei Feng (editor) and his colleagues, who play an insider role in English language practice, research, and policy-making in ‘Greater China’. ‘Greater China’ according to Feng, can be defined as geographically close, demographically Chinese-dominated, and culturally, economically, and socio-politically interrelated countries and territories where Chinese is either the mother tongue or used as an official language.

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ID Code: 63208
Item Type: Review
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: TESOL, China
ISSN: 1030-8385
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > LOTE ESL and TESOL Curriculum and Pedagogy (excl. Maori) (130207)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2013 Australian Council of TESOL Associations
Deposited On: 09 Oct 2013 22:25
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2015 11:14

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