Language education policies in the Pacific

Baldauf, R. and Cheung, W. (2006). Language education policies in the Pacific. In Keith Brown, Anne H. Anderson, Laurie Bauer, Margie Berns, Graeme Hirst and Jim Miller (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd ed. (pp. 433-442) Amsterdam, Netherlands; Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Elsevier. doi:10.1016/B0-08-044854-2/00669-6

Author Baldauf, R.
Cheung, W.
Title of chapter Language education policies in the Pacific
Title of book Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics
Place of Publication Amsterdam, Netherlands; Boston, MA, U.S.A.
Publisher Elsevier
Publication Year 2006
Sub-type Chapter in textbook
DOI 10.1016/B0-08-044854-2/00669-6
Edition 2nd
ISBN 9780080443621
Editor Keith Brown
Anne H. Anderson
Laurie Bauer
Margie Berns
Graeme Hirst
Jim Miller
Volume number 6: Inu-Lea
Start page 433
End page 442
Total pages 10
Language eng
Subjects 200401 Applied Linguistics and Educational Linguistics
160506 Education Policy
130311 Pacific Peoples Education
Formatted Abstract/Summary
A brief descriptive definition of the Pacific is provided, giving an overview of the characteristics of the states and territories included. Then, after describing the language situation for the polities in the region, language education policies and provision are examined, with details varying greatly depending on the size and complexity of educational arrangements. Finally, trends in the region are discussed.
Q-Index Code BX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

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