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The Dominance of English as a Language of Science

Effects on Other Languages and Language Communities (Contributions to the Sociology of Language, Vol. ... to the Sociology of Language, 84)

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Published by Walter De Gruyter Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of science,
  • Sociolinguistics,
  • Scientific literature,
  • General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • English,
  • Language,
  • Technical writing,
  • Social aspects,
  • Authorship,
  • English language,
  • Technical English

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUlrich Ammon (Editor), Ulrich (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9017301M
    ISBN 10311016647X
    ISBN 109783110166477

      Subject: Review of Ammon, Dominance of English as a Language of Science Ammon, Ulrich, ed. () The Dominance of English as a Language of Science: Effects on Other Languages and Language Communities. Mouton de Gruyter, hardback ISBN: X, xiii+pp, DM, Contributions to the Sociology of Language Our series on the dominance of English continues with today’s guest post from Paola Vettorel. Paola was an EFL teacher and teacher-trainer in Italy before becoming Assistant Professor in the Department of Foreign Language and Literature at the University of Verona. Her main research interests include English as a lingua franca and its.

    Throughout the 20th century, international communication has shifted from a plural use of several languages to a clear pre-eminence of English, especially in the field of science. This paper focuses on international periodical publications where more than 75 percent of the articles in the social sciences and humanities and well over 90 percent in the natural sciences are written in by:   But no language has had as far a reach in science as English in the modern day. In part, this is thanks to victories in two world wars. As Michael Gordin, the author of a forthcoming book on.

      Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Language and sex: difference and dominance. Publication date Topics Communication Internet Archive Language English. xii, pages: 23 cmPages: Gordin is a professor of the history of science at Princeton and his upcoming book, Scientific Babel, explores the history of language and science. Gordin says that English was far from the.


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ELF doesn’t get a very good press in Paul Emmerson’s post on the subject, but the ELFers make a good point when they advise “native-speakers” to avoid culturally-loaded words and expressions which are.

This dominant language is English.” “In the majority of countries throughout the world speak English as their second or first language, no longer just America or England.” English has taken many forms, American English, the Queen’s English, Australian, Canadian English, and several others.

But the dominance of English as science's lingua franca makes it more difficult for researchers and policy makers speaking non-English languages Author: Ben Panko.

Behemoth, bully, loudmouth, thief: English is everywhere, and everywhere, English dominates. From inauspicious beginnings on the edge of a minor European archipelago, it.

dominance of English as a language of science on other languages and speech communities. The global search for a common auxiliary language that allows unprecedented possibilities for international cooperation, and the resulting prev-alence and dominance of. The Increasing Dominance of English In the Netherlands and elsewhere, there is a trend to move from teaching in the local language to teaching in English.

This increase is not welcomed by all. English is now used almost exclusively as the language of science. The adoption of a de facto universal language of science has had an extraordinary effect on scientific communication: by learning a single language, scientists around the world gain access to the vast scientific literature and can communicate with other scientists anywhere in the by: Dominance, by Will Lavender, is an intriguing mystery novel which has a story line and a present day story line, the former having much influence on the latter.

In nine students at Jasper College are selected to take part in a special course taught by Richard Aldiss, a former professor who is in prison for murdering two college /5. The dominance of English in the international scientific periodical literature and the future of language use in science Article (PDF Available) in AILA Review 20(1) January with Author: Rainer Enrique Hamel.

Ultimately the purpose of examining the role of language in science is to point out inequities that prematurely determine the success of a scientist. The role Author: Tamara Pico. Gordin's upcoming book, Scientific Babel, explores the history of language and science. He says that English was far from the dominant scientific language in.

Author discusses his new book on science before and after the dominance of English as a global language. Linguistic imperialism or language imperialism is occasionally defined as "the transfer of a dominant language to other people".

This language "transfer" comes about because of transfer is considered to be a demonstration of power; traditionally military power but also, in the modern world, economic s of the dominant culture are usually transferred along with the.

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[Ulrich Ammon;]. In the official education policy in India was to impart "to the Native population knowledge of English literature and science through the medium of the English language." English came to be used as an official language not only in southern Asia but also in Singapore and Hong Kong, Malaya and the East Indies, and later in East Africa.

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Countries with a History of English-Language Dominance Richard B. Baldauf Jr. (Sydney, Australia) Speaking of Science: The Use by Australian University Science Staff of Language Skills Bernard Spolsky and Elana Shohamy (Ramat-Gan, Israel).