Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education Author: Colin Baker, Sylvia Prys Jones

Format:
Hardback - 784 pages
ISBN:
9781853593628
Published:
18 Sep 1998
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters
Dimensions:
286 x 225
Availability:
Available

Summary

This superbly illustrated Encyclopedia comprises the most comprehensive work yet available on bilingualism. Written in a concise and comprehensive style, it includes: - 117 main topics - 390 textboxes to illustrate the main topics - 228 profiles of languages in all countries of the world - 340 pictures, 35 maps, 98 graphs, 14 diagrams and over half a million words - one of the most up-to-date and extensive bibliographies on bilingualism - over 2,000 references - extensive glossary of 375 terms - plentiful examples and illustrations from around the world New areas and topics e.g. Information Technology and Bilingualism, Bilingualism and the Internet, Bilingualism and the Economy, Bilingual Professions, Religion and Bilingualism, Bilingualism and Tourism, Language Marketing.

Readership Level:

General




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