"Reality has an author" : An analysis of how Inner and Outer circle speakers are constituted in English language textbooks in Sweden
English is a global language with hundreds of millions of speakers all over the world. In Sweden,English is one of the most important subjects in primary and upper secondary school. As a guideand…
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Why does there appear to be apathy and even hostility to the ELT textbook in the literature? Why does it survive and prosper apparently in contradiction to the development of ideas in applied…
Linguistic Imperialism, Oxford: Oxford University Press
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Evaluating ELT textbooks and materials
ELT coursebook publishing is a multi-million pound industry, yet the whole business of product assessment is haphazard and under-researched. Coursebooks are often seen by potential…
A model for evaluating textbooks
- Education, Sociology
A model which can be used for evaluating language textbooks in terms of their efficiency and adequacy in teaching culture and in developing intercultural skills is presented.
The cultural politics of English as an international language
Acknowledgements 1. The World in English Introduction: from Hurt Waldheim to Johnny Clegg The natural, neutral and beneficial spread of English The social, cultural and political contexts of English…
The Place of Culture in Iranian EL T Textbooks at the High School Level
The present study is an attempt to investigate the way culture is addressed in ELT in Iran in general and the place of culture in ELT at the high school level of education in particular. Throughout…