Antje Wilton

List of John Benjamins publications for which Antje Wilton plays a role.

Book series

Titles

Applied Folk Linguistics. AILA Review, Volume 24

Edited by Antje Wilton and Martin Stegu

[AILA Review, 24] 2011. iii, 115 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics

English in Europe Today: Sociocultural and educational perspectives

Edited by Annick De Houwer and Antje Wilton

[AILA Applied Linguistics Series, 8] 2011. xi, 170 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | English linguistics | Language teaching | Multilingualism | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology

Articles

Wilton, Antje and Annick De Houwer. 2011. The dynamics of English in a multilingual Europe. English in Europe Today: Sociocultural and educational perspectives, De Houwer, Annick and Antje Wilton (eds.), pp. 1–13
Throughout European history, multilingualism has coexisted with one or more linguae francae. Today’s European lingua franca is English, and it, too, functions within a thoroughly multilingual context. This introduction to the volume English in Europe Today illuminates some of the sociocultural and… read more | Article
Wilton, Antje and Holger Wochele. 2011. Linking past and present: A view of historical comments about language. Applied Folk Linguistics, Wilton, Antje and Martin Stegu (eds.), pp. 55–67
In this paper, we focus on comments on language issues from a historical perspective. The concept of the layperson (non-linguist) is discussed to identify laypeople and lay comments in history when the modern concept of a linguist did not yet exist. Two studies show how the historical perspective… read more | Article
Wilton, Antje and Martin Stegu. 2011. Bringing the ‘folk’ into applied linguistics: An introduction. Applied Folk Linguistics, Wilton, Antje and Martin Stegu (eds.), pp. 1–14
As applied linguistics is mainly concerned with solving the language-related problems of laypeople, the examination of folk views constitutes an important research field and its relevance is illustrated in this issue of the AILA review. In this introductory article, we address some of the more… read more | Article