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Philippine English: Linguistic and Literary

M. A. Lourdes S. Bautista and Kingsley Bolton


The volumes in this series set out to provide a contemporary record of the spread and development of the English language in South, Southeast, and East Asia from both linguistic and literary perspectives. The volumes in this series reflect themes that cut across national boundaries, including the study of language policies; globalization and linguistic imperialism; English in the media; English in law, government, and education; “hybrid” Englishes; and the bilingual creativity manifested by the vibrant creative writing found in a swathe of Asian societies. This book provides an overview and an ... More

Keywords: English language, linguistic imperialism, literary perspectives, national boundaries, Asian societies, Philippine English

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2008 Print ISBN-13: 9789622099470
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

M. A. Lourdes S. Bautista, editor

Kingsley Bolton, editor

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Introduction Philippine English: Linguistic and literary perspectives

Kingsley Bolton, and Ma. Lourdes S. Bautista

Part I The Sociolinguistic Context

Part II Linguistic Forms

Part III Philippine English Literature

Part IV Resources

End Matter