English in Japan in the Era of Globalization

  • Philip Seargeant

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About this book


Leading scholars in the field examine the role played by the English language in contemporary Japanese society. Their various chapters cover the nature, status, and function of English in Japan, focusing on the ways in which globalization is influencing language practices in the country.


Globalisation Japan applied linguistics ELT TESOL English language education English globalization Japanese Japanisch language migration Nation nature politics research television

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  • Philip Seargeant
    • 1
  1. 1.The Open UniversityUK

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