International Perspectives on Bilingual Education: Policy, Practice, and Controversy by John E. PetrovicInternational Perspectives on Bilingual Education: Policy, Practice, and Controversy by John E. Petrovic

International Perspectives on Bilingual Education: Policy, Practice, and Controversy

byJohn E. PetrovicEditorJohn E. Petrovic

Paperback | March 11, 2011

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A volume in International Perspectives on Educational Policy, Research, and PracticeSeries Editor: Kathryn M. Borman, University of South FloridaThis book is a defense of linguistic pluralism and language policies and practices ineducation that sustain that ideal. Educational meanings and models are influenced by differentpopulations and different social and historical contexts. International comparisons can shedinteresting light on the issues. Therefore, the purpose of the book is to provide scholars aninternational comparative understanding of language policy, its relation to educational practice, andcurrent debates within the field. The book is divided into three sections dealing with the generaltopical areas of policy, practice, and controversy.This book will be of interest to policy-makers, scholars, and graduate students in the areas of bilingual education, languagepolicy, and sociolinguistics.
Title:International Perspectives on Bilingual Education: Policy, Practice, and ControversyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.75 × 6.34 × 0.68 inPublished:March 11, 2011Publisher:Information Age PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1607523299

ISBN - 13:9781607523291

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