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The Resource English as a global language, David Crystal

English as a global language, David Crystal

Label
English as a global language
Title
English as a global language
Statement of responsibility
David Crystal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This new edition of David Crystal's influential book contains extra sections on subjects including the future of English as a world language, English on the Internet, and the possibility of an English 'family' of languages; footnotes; new tables; and a full bibliography. There are updates throughout
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crystal, David
Dewey number
420
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PE2751
LC item number
.C79 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Communication, International
  • Language, Universal
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Langues
  • Multilinguisme
  • Communication, International
  • English language
  • English language
  • Language, Universal
  • English-speaking countries
  • Englisch
  • Internationalisierung
  • Sprachverbreitung
  • Weltsprache
  • Verkehrssprache
  • Englisch
  • Engels
  • Interculturele communicatie
  • Wereldtalen
  • Englisch
Label
English as a global language, David Crystal
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-201) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of tables; Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; 1 Why a global language?; 2 Why English? The historical context; 3 Why English? The cultural foundation; 4 Why English? The cultural legacy; 5 The future of global English; References; Index
Control code
57418548
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511077050
Lccn
2003282119
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780511078620
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
52720e27-b418-4177-89ee-92c95abc83fe
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57418548
Label
English as a global language, David Crystal
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-201) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of tables; Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; 1 Why a global language?; 2 Why English? The historical context; 3 Why English? The cultural foundation; 4 Why English? The cultural legacy; 5 The future of global English; References; Index
Control code
57418548
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 212 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511077050
Lccn
2003282119
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780511078620
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
52720e27-b418-4177-89ee-92c95abc83fe
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57418548

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