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Hamid, M. Obaidul, Iffat Jahan and M. Monjurul Islam. 2013. Medium of instruction policies and language practices, ideologies and institutional divides: voices of teachers and students in a private university in Bangladesh. Current Issues in Language Planning 14 (1) : 144–163.
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Article in journal
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Language as a subject
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This case study report on teachers and students in a private Bangladesh university, elucidates how national medium of instruction (MOI) policies (viz. English and Bangla in public and English only in private higher education) offer a framework for micro-level actors to negotiate identities for languages and institutions through ‘othering’.