List of John Benjamins publications for which Yihong Gao plays a role.
Global and national identity construction in ELF: A longitudinal case study on four Chinese students. Asian Perspectives on English as a Lingua Franca and Identity, Sung, Chit Cheung Matthew (ed.), pp. 260–2792016.
This longitudinal case study explored how four Chinese university students constructed their global and national identities while learning English and using it as a lingua franca in the course of four undergraduate years. Qualitative research methods were adopted. Primary data were obtained through… read more | Article
Identity, investment, and Chinese learners of English. Chinese Students: Perspectives on their social, cognitive, and linguistic investment in English medium interaction, Arkoudis, Sophie and Chris Davison (eds.), pp. 109–1202008.
Pre-handover language attitudes in Hong Kong, Beijing, and Guangzhou. Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 10:1, pp. 135–1532000.
In May 1997, a matched guise test was conducted on 304 college students in Hong Kong, Beijing, and Guangzhou. The stimulus material was presented in 4 guises: Cantonese, English, Putonghua, and Putonghua with Cantonese accent. Major findings: (1) What distinguished Hong Kong subjects’… read more | Article