Book — 1 online resource (xii, 162 pages) : illustrations Digital: data file.
Content; Foreword; Introduction;
Language Policy and Planning in Southeast Asian Contexts;
Bilingual Education in Different Contexts: Principles and Practice;
Key Issues in Immersion Education: Implications for Hong Kong;
History and Development of Bilingual Education in Hong Kong;
Research on Bilingual Education in Hong Kong;
Negotiating between Nationalist and Globalization Agendas: Lessons from the Divergent Paths of Singapore and Malaysia;
Contexts of Language Policy and Planning in Southeast Asian Societies: Need for Innovative Approaches; Bibliography; Index.
There is an urgent need to critically integrate and review the international research literature with a view to informing public debates and policy making regarding the medium of instruction in Hong Kong and other Southeast Asian contexts. This book aims to meet this need.