Chapter 15. World Englishes

  1. Alan Davies and
  2. Catherine Elder
  1. Kingsley Bolton

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch15

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Bolton, K. (2004) World Englishes, in The Handbook of Applied Linguistics (eds A. Davies and C. Elder), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631228998

Online ISBN: 9780470757000

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Keywords:

  • focus;
  • discourse;
  • American english;
  • english studies;
  • prize

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • The English Studies Approach

  • Sociolinguistic Approaches to World Englishes

  • Applied Linguistic Approaches

  • The Lexicographical Approach

  • The Popularizers, Critical Linguists, and Futurologists

  • Endword: From Theory to Practice