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English in a multi-cultural society.

English in a multi-cultural society.

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Published by The National Association for the Teaching of English in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEnglish in education -- vol.11, no.1
ContributionsNational Association for the Teaching of English.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14191773M

The German chancellor Angela Merkel has told politicians that attempts to build a multicultural society in Germany have "utterly failed". She was speaking at a conference attended by her party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), on Saturday. Ghetto speak? Attitudes to some varieties of English can often be quite hostile, especially when regional, racial and cultural prejudices are part of the mix. A case in point is the development of what some linguists call Multicultural London English (or MLE), but what some journalists refer to as ‘Jafaican’. Have a look at the article 'Word on the street in London' from the London Evening.

In the study of multicultural education, there are key names, places, concepts, and legal actions which provide a foundation for the field. This reference includes more than entries from a broad range of topics related to multicultural education, which the authors define as education geared toward reducing bias, ensuring equity, and promoting understanding of the self and by: What does multiculturalism mean? multiculturalism is defined by the lexicographers at Oxford Dictionaries as The presence of, or support for the presence of, several .

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I had a week to finish the book and write a ten-page paper for my Multicultural Literature class on the effects of colonialism and tourism that Kincaid describes in the book. My cousin sat across from me and my mother was behind me washing dishes. I explained how, in the book, Kincaid criticizes tourism as a neo-colonial : Alysia Stevenson.A multi-cultural society is a society containing several representations of different cultures.

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