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Global perspectives on multilingualism : unity in diversity / edited by María E. Torres-Guzmán, Joel Gómez.

Publication:
New York : Teachers College Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 216 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Education, Bilingual -- Cross-cultural studies.
Multilingualism -- Cross-cultural studies.
Multicultural education -- Cross-cultural studies.
Contents:
Introduction : multilingualism for understanding / María E. Torres-Guzmán and Joel Gómez
Enabling biliteracy among young children in southern Africa : realities, visions and strategies / Carole Bloch
Multilingualism in South African schools : where to now? / Rosemary Wildsmith-Cromarty
African cityscapes and schools : imagining multilingual education / Tope Omoniyi
Towards bilingualism in multiethnic Slovakia : the formal education of ethnic Hungarians / Ildikó Vančo
Multilingual primary schools in Germany : models and research / Ursula Neumann and Hans-Joachim Roth
Multilingual education in Germany : discourses, practices, and experiences in two-way immersion / Gabriele Budach
Multilingualism in action : language education policy in the rapidly changing society of Taiwan / Chen-ching Li
Effective transformation or illusion? : teacher empowerment through the construction of bilingual education programs in Colombia / Anne-Marie de Mejía, Harvey Tejada, and Sol Colmenares
Multiculturalism and language education in New Zealand : past, present, and future / Roger Barnard
Afterword: Multilingualism for understanding : iZemia's unity in linguistic diversity / María E. Torres-Guzmán and Joel Gómez.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Torres-Guzmán, Maria E.
Gómez, Joel R.
ISBN:
9780807749722 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0807749729 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
316098951
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