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The Writing on the Wall: How Asian Orthography Curbs Creativity

Wm. C. Hannas - Foreign Language Study - 2003 - 348 pages
Students in Japan, China, and Korea are among the world's top performers on standardized math and science tests. The nations of East Asia are also leading manufacturers of ...
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Modern Chinese: History and Sociolinguistics

Ping Chen - Foreign Language Study - 1999 - 229 pages
This book describes the development of Modern Chinese from the late nineteenth century to the 1990s.
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Scripts and Literacy: Reading and Learning to Read Alphabets, Syllabaries ...

Insup Taylor, David R. Olson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1995 - 388 pages
Literacy is a concern of all nations of the world, whether they be classified as developed or undeveloped. A person must be able to read and write in order to function ...
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Language Planning and Language Policy: East Asian Perspectives

Ping Chen, Nanette Gottlieb - POLITICAL SCIENCE - 2013 - 276 pages
Highlights the shift in language planning and language change in Japan at the end of the 20th century against a background of significant socio-cultural, political, and ...
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The Onset of Literacy: Cognitive Processes in Reading Acquisition

Paul Bertelson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1986 - 174 pages
The Onset of Literacy addresses one of the main questions in the field of reading research - why the acquisition of skills in reading and writing appears to be so much more ...
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The Languages of China

S. Robert Ramsey - History - 1987 - 340 pages
"In producing a book on China as a linguistic area, the ideal is a comprehensive and accurate account that places China's linguistic diversity in a meaningful historical ...
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