Publication details [#57749]

Cho, Euiyon and Ingrid Piller. 2013. Neoliberalism as language policy. Language in Society 42 (1) : 23–44.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Cambridge University Press


This paper examines how the economic neoliberalism ideology acts as a hidden language policy technique forcing the global spread of English. The example contains a case study of the diffusion of English as language of instruction in South Korean universities.