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Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1074806
Description: It is one of the basic findings of decades of research in bilingual education that language submersion is not a productive way to educate minority students. ‘Language submersion’ refers to a situation ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1074822
Description: The current issue of Begegnung (“Encounter”), the magazine of German International Schools, has a feature about the German School in Montevideo, Uruguay. The school was founded in 1857, at a time when ... More
Authors: Walker, Clinton
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1235522
Description: Liner notes for music album 'The Painted Ladies play selections from The Loner'. The next generation of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists take the first Australian black prote ... More
Authors: Davis, Rhonda
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/221277
Description: 1 page(s)
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076629
Description: Last week I had the privilege of attending, virtually, a seminar devoted to “Mobilities, Language Practices and Identities” organized by the CIEN Group at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. The se ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076489
Description: The other day I was stuck in traffic in Ajman, one of the smaller of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and one that has to do without Abu Dhabi’s and Dubai’s global glitz. ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076432
Description: In their position paper “Superdiversity and language,” Blommaert & Rampton (2011) assert that “named languages have now been denaturalised.” In it they sum up the emergent consensus in sociolinguistic ... More
Authors: Lechte, John
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/281184
Description: I have argued in my book, Genealogy and Ontology of the Western Image (2012), that the image is not an object or thing but is an utter transparency, the ‘presence of the thing in its absence’. I have ... More
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Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076212
Description: It is by now widely known that bilingualism delays the onset of dementia. What is less widely known is the fact that this knowledge is almost exclusively derived from Canadian research conducted by El ... More
Authors: Takahashi, Kimie
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076274
Description: “When Thai people ask me where I’m from, I tell them, “Oh I’m from the Philippines or Singapore. Then, I don’t get that look!” A young woman from Myanmar recently told me her experience of living in B ... More
Authors: Messer, Jane
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287102
Description: 6 page(s)
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076459
Description: A recent study of the educational pathways of the children of Brazilian migrants in Japan offers a most welcome addition to the literature on the educational outcomes of migrant children, which has to ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076617
Description: Knowledge of English has come to be seen as the key talent of the 21st century, a way to perfect an individual’s character and to modernize societies; a central facet of global development. China, for ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076228
Description: “Using English is the sign of a great mind. Discuss.” Sounds like an absurdly bigoted essay topic? While I’ve made up the topic and while most readers will baulk at such an explicit association of Eng ... More
Authors: Piller, Ingrid
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: other
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1076427
Description: On a parapet in Hagia Sophia’s gallery there is an obscure little graffiti written in Viking runes and dating back to the 9th century. All that is legible today is ‘alftan,’ which refers to the Norse ... More