Books tagged: biculturalism

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In Search Of A New Zealand National Identity
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This is an introduction to whether there is a distinctive New Zealand national identity and, if so, what prompted its development, what sustains it and whether it has changed character over time.
A Case Study of the Operations of an Australian Bank in Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
As mentioned in “How I Came to Be Here”, the text of a First-Class Honours thesis written by Professor John Middleton in a previous life. This dissertation discusses the operations of the Tokyo Branch of Westpac Banking Corporation as they existed in 1987, focusing on the dynamics of the relationships between the expatriate and Japanese staff from a sociolinguistic perspective.
Between Us Bilinguals: a fairly unbiased dissertation on monolingual and bilingual views on code-switching
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages
The author describes code-switching as a natural and universal aspect of bilingual linguistic ability and states that the key to the full understanding of the phenomenon lies in the notion of 'language mode', a unique feature of bilingual competence. The expressed standpoint is illustrated and tested by means of a case study of proficient Polish-English bilinguals...