English Desire in the Olympic Spotlight: Language Policy and by Jie (Jennifer) Zhang

By Jie (Jennifer) Zhang

This booklet is the 1st examine that addresses language coverage and making plans within the context of a massive overseas carrying occasion and examines the ideological, political, social, cultural, and monetary results of such context-specific coverage projects on modern China. The e-book offers a few broader implications for present and destiny language coverage makers, language educators and newbies, quite from non-English talking backgrounds.

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