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This book explores the contemporary phenomenon of English as an international language, and sets out to analyse how and why the language has become so dominant. It looks at the spread of English historically, at the role it plays in Third World countries, and at the ideologies transmitted through the English language.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780194371469
ISBN-10: 0194371468
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 22mm)
Pages: 374
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 9-Apr-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom


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