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Author Flaitz, Jeffra
Title The Ideology of English : French Perceptions of English as a World Language
Imprint Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter, Inc., 1988
©1988
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Descript 1 online resource (238 pages)
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Series Contributions to the Sociology of Language [CSL] Ser. ; v.49
Contributions to the Sociology of Language [CSL] Ser
Note Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Tables -- List of Figures -- Chapter One: Introduction -- Background -- Need for the study -- Statement of problem -- Hypotheses and related research questions -- Definition of terms -- Chapter Two: The theoretical context -- Diffusion -- Causes -- Processes -- Attitudes -- Asia/Southeast Asia -- Middle East -- North America -- Western Europe -- Language and culture/ideology -- Chapter Three: The diffusion of English in France -- Language borrowing -- Education -- Primary and secondary education -- Continuing education -- Media -- Television -- Cinema -- Radio -- Press -- Science -- Business and industry -- Foreign specialists -- Employment announcements -- Chapter Four: The defense of French - authority's response to the spread of English -- Content analysis of subjective oratory -- Loss of prestige -- Linguistic corruption -- Ideological colonization -- Legislation -- Chapter Five: French attitudes toward English - "les gens quipassent" -- Qualitative: Method -- Subjects -- Materials and procedures -- Qualitative: Results -- Findings and discussion -- Transcript of interview with S1 (Courbon) -- Transcript of interview with S2 (Langlet) -- Transcript of interview with S3 (de Lanversin) -- Transcript of interview with S4 (Salvado) -- Quantitative: Method -- Subjects -- Variables -- Materials: Instrument -- Validity -- Reliability -- Procedures -- Survey questionnaire -- Questionnaire response guide -- Quantitative: Results -- Findings and discussion -- Chapter Six: Summary -- Summary of results -- Discussion of conclusions -- Implications for the profession -- Implications for further research -- Appendix: Etiemble text stimulus -- References
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Link Print version: Flaitz, Jeffra The Ideology of English : French Perceptions of English as a World Language Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter, Inc.,c1988 9783110115499
Subject English language -- Foreign countries.;English language -- Influence on French.;English language -- Study and teaching -- French speakers.;English language -- Foreign public opinion, French.;Language policy -- France -- Public opinion.;French language -- Foreign elements -- English -- Public opinion.;Public opinion -- France
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