Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education

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Colin Baker, Sylvia Prys Jones
Multilingual Matters, 1998 - Education - 758 pages
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Contents

Defining Bilingualism
2
The Advantages and Disadvantages of Bilingualism
6
Two Views of Bilinguals Two Halves or One Whole?
9
Balanced Bilinguals
12
Double Semilingualism
14
Prestigious Bilingualism
15
Multilingualism
17
Personality Social Development Identity and Bilingualism
22
Bilingualism and the Internet
231
Translation and Interpretation
234
Religion and Bilingualism
245
Bilingualism and the Economy
250
Language Strategies for Business
258
Bilingual Professions
263
Bilingualism and the Mass Media
269
Bilingualism and Tourism
272

Types of Bilingual Family
28
The Development of Bilingualism in Children
36
Bilingualism and Marriage
44
Mother Tongue
47
Language Choice
51
Bilingualism and Sensitivity in Communication
54
Codeswitching
58
Bilingualism and Intelligence
62
Bilingualism and Creative Thinking
66
Field Dependency and Independency and Bilingualism
69
Piaget and Bilingualism
70
Bilingualism and Metalinguistic Awareness
71
Thresholds Theory
74
Common Underlying Proficiency and Separate Underlying Proficiency
81
Bilingualism and the Brain
83
Measuring Bilinguals
86
Bilingual Proficiency
90
Language Communities
96
Types of Language Minority
99
Immigration Emigration and Language
104
Ethnic Identity
112
Diglossia 1 17
117
Languages of Wider Communication
122
Language Change The Origins of Language and Language Families
127
The Origins of Bilingualism
133
Dialects and Language Boundaries
135
Pidgins and Creoles
142
Language Shift Language Decline and Language Death
150
Language Borrowings
164
Language Vitality
170
Attitudes to Languages
174
Language Maintenance
181
Language Revival and Reversal
186
Two Cases of Language Revival Maori and Hebrew
195
Language Planning
203
Language Standardization
210
Linguistic Purism
217
Language Marketing
221
Information Technology and Bilingualism
228
Language as a Problem a Right and a Resource
276
The Assimilation of Language Minorities
287
Integration and Language Minorities
296
Multiculturalism
299
Major World Languages
302
Hispanics in the United States
307
World Englishes 31 1
311
LANGUAGES IN CONTACT
341
Second Language Learning in Education APPENDICES
344
Africa
354
Asia
370
Australia and New Zealand
385
Central America
393
Middle East
426
Oceania
448
BILINGUAL EDUCATION
464
Withdrawal Classes
470
Strong Forms of Bilingual Education
480
Immersion Bilingual Education
489
Language Maintenance Bilingual Education
508
Dual Language Schools
518
Dual Majority Language Bilingual Education
525
International Schools
533
Bilingual Education in the United States
545
The Debate in the United States over Bilingual
555
Bilingual Education for Deaf and Hearing Impaired
563
Bilingual Education for Students with Special Needs
570
Bilingual Special Education
580
The Bilingual Classroom
586
Bilingual Methodology in Welsh Classrooms
592
The Development of Biliteracy
607
Multiculturalism in Education
614
Visits and Exchanges to Other Countries
624
A Critical Awareness of Language
633
Learning
642
Language Acquisition
651
Ten Dimensions of Classroom Language Learning 665 Clossarv 698
667
The Communicative Approach 674 Photographic Credits 748
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About the author (1998)

Colin Baker holds a Personal Chair of the University of Wales, and teaches in the School of Education at the University of Wales, Bangor. Some of his previously published books with Multilingual Matters include: Attitudes and Language (1992), the Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education (1998 - with Sylvia Prys Jones) and The Care and Education of Young Bilinguals (2000).

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