Publication details [#56446]

Kirkpatrick, Andy. 2012. English in ASEAN: implications for regional multilingualism. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development 33 (4) : 331–344.
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Language as a subject
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This paper discusses how English functions as working language of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and how ASEAN countries' language policies demand people to acquire their respective national language and English. The overall implications for multilingualism in the region are also considered.