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Title English--our official language? / edited by Bee Gallegos.

Imprint New York : H.W. Wilson, 1994.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.44973 En36    ---  Available
Description 147 p. ; 19 cm.
Series Reference shelf; v. 66, no. 2
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-147).
Contents Language debates in the United States / J. B. Braper & M. Jimenez -- One nation ...indivisible? / S. I. Hayakawa -- Towards a United America -- English plus: statement of purpose -- Pro-con: should English be our official language / L. Eskin -- Language politics and American identity / J. Citrin -- Official English or English only / J. C. Stalker -- Official English isn't as good as it sounds / J. Crawford -- English vs. Spanish in south Florida -- White supremacy or apple pie?: the politics of making English the official language of Arizona / K. L. Adams -- Against English only / R. Rodriguez -- English-only labels ok, court rules / H. Chiang -- The battle over preserving the English language / G. Imhoff & G. Bikales -- English in a multicultural America / D. Baron -- Legislating assimilation: the English only movement / M. R. Halton -- Workplace language rules / W. E. Lissy -- Closing the workplace language gap / Bilingual education -- The societal context of bilingual education / M. McGroarty -- Student leader a reflection of bilingual model / L. Davis --
Science students who are still learning English / J. W. Rosenthal -- "The Babel myth": the English-only movement and its implications for libraries / I. Betancourt -- A story of two children / A. Shanker.
Subject Language policy
English language
Language and education
Added Author Gallegos, Bee.
ISBN 0824208579

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