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Author García, Prof. Ofelia
Title Bilingual Community Education and Multilingualism : Beyond Heritage Languages in a Global City
Imprint Bristol : Channel View Publications, 2012
©2012
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (354 pages)
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Series Bilingual Education & Bilingualism ; v.89
Bilingual Education & Bilingualism
Note Intro -- Contents -- Contributors -- Introduction -- Part 1 Conceptualizing Bilingual Community Education -- 1 Bilingual Community Education: Beyond Heritage Language Education and Bilingual Education in New York -- Part 2 Communities Educate their Own Bilingual Children -- 2 Building Communities through Bilingual Education: The Case of Asociación Tepeyac de New York -- 3 Raising Bilingual and Bicultural Bangladeshi-American Children in New York City: Perspectives from Educators and Parents in a Bengali Community Program -- 4 Salaam! Namaste!: Indian and Pakistani Community-based Efforts Towards Mother Tongue Language Maintenance -- 5 Hidden Efforts, Visible Challenges: Promoting Bilingualism in Korean-America -- 6 Japanese Community Schools: New Pedagogy for a Changing Population -- 7 Turkishness in New York: Languages, Ideologies and Identities in a Community-based School -- 8 Going to Greek School: The Politics of Religion, Identity and Culture in Community-based Greek Language Schools -- 9 Community-based Initiatives and Sub-Saharan African Languages in the 'Big Apple' -- 10 Persian Bilingual and Community Education among Iranian-Americans in New York City -- 11 Towards Positive Peace through Bilingual Community Education: Language Efforts of Arabic-speaking Communities in New York -- 12 Educating for Jewishness: The Teaching and Learning of Hebrew in Day School Education -- 13 Becoming Yiddish Speakers in New York: Burgeoning Communities of Bilingual Children -- Part 3 Community-Public School Alliances for Bilingualism -- 14 A Case Study of Bilingual Policy and Practices at the Cypress Hills Community School -- 15 Building Bilingual Communities: New York's French Bilingual Revolution -- 16 Trilingualism of the Haitian Diaspora in New York City: Current and Future Challenges
17 Russian Bilingual Education across Public, Private and Community Spheres -- 18 Mandarin-English Bilingual Education in New York City: A Case Study of Supplementary Education in the Chinese Community -- Part 4 Bilingual Resources for a Global Future: Recommendations -- 19 Beyond Community: Networks of Bilingual Community Support for Languages other than English in New York City -- 20 American Multilingualism for a Global Future: Recommendationsfor Parents, Educators and Policy-makers -- References -- Index
This book explores bilingual community education, specifically the educational spaces shaped and organized by American ethnolinguistic communities for their children in New York. It reveals how these groups' efforts go beyond what has been called 'heritage language education' to focus on the construction of bilingual American diasporic communities
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: García, Prof. Ofelia Bilingual Community Education and Multilingualism : Beyond Heritage Languages in a Global City Bristol : Channel View Publications,c2012 9781847697998
Subject Multilingualism - New York (State) - New York
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Alt Author Zakharia, Zeena
Otcu, Dr. Bahar
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