Semester: Sommersemester 2015

3.02.530 S World Englishes


Veranstaltungstermin

  • Donnerstag: 18:00 - 21:00, wöchentlich

Beschreibung

The geographical and social expansion of English as a global lingua franca has led to the emergence of a staggering number of local and national varieties of English thoughout the world. This seminar will examine the historical, social and structural aspects of a wide spectrum of varieties of English in Europe, America, Asia, Africa, and the Pacific region (including pidgins and creoles). One selected variety will be the focus of the second half of the seminar.

Essential reading: B. Kacrhu et al. (eds.) (2006). The Handbook of World Englishes. Oxford: Blackwell. (Selected chapters as well as additional texts will be made available through StudIP.)

DozentIn

Studienmodule

  • ang931 Language and Society
  • ang932 Language and Society
  • ang933 Language and Society
  • lan031 Sprachsystem und Variation I
  • lan041 Sprachkontakt und Sprachwandel I
  • SuS1 Crosslinguistics

Studienbereiche

  • Studium generale / Gasthörstudium

Für Gasthörende / Studium generale geöffnet:
Ja

Lehrsprache
englisch

empfohlenes Fachsemester
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