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Philippine English
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The Philippines is one of the most significant and most interesting English-using societies in Asia, where there has been a general awareness and recognition of a localized variety of English characterized by its own distinct lexicon, accent, and variations in grammar.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-ix
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  1. Series editor’s preface
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Acknowledgements
  2. p. xiii
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  1. List of contributors
  2. pp. xv-xvi
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  1. Map of the Philippines
  2. p. xvii
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  1. Introduction - Philippine English: Linguistic and literary perspectives
  2. pp. 1-9
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  1. Part I: The Sociolinguistic Context
  2. p. 11
  1. 1. A favorable climate and soil: A transplanted language and literature
  2. pp. 13-27
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  1. 2. English in Philippine education: Solution or problem?
  2. pp. 29-48
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  1. 3. English-language media in the Philippines: Description and research
  2. pp. 49-65
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  1. 4. World Englishes or worlds of English? Pitfalls of a postcolonial discourse in Philippine English
  2. pp. 67-86
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  1. 5. ‘When I was a child I spake as a child’: Reflecting on the limits of a nationalist language policy
  2. pp. 87-100
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  1. 6. Taglish, or the phantom power of the lingua franca
  2. pp. 101-127
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  1. Part II: Linguistic Forms
  2. p. 129
  1. 7. Linguistic diversity and English in the Philippines
  2. pp. 131-155
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  1. 8. A lectal description of the phonological features of Philippine English
  2. pp. 157-174
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  1. 9. Lexicography and the description of Philippine English vocabulary
  2. pp. 175-200
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  1. 10. Investigating the grammatical features of Philippine English
  2. pp. 201-218
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  1. 11. English in Philippine call centers and BPO operations: Issues, opportunities and research
  2. pp. 219-241
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  1. Part III: Philippine English Literature
  2. p. 243
  1. 12. Colonial education and the shaping of Philippine literature in English
  2. pp. 245-259
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  1. 13. Negotiating language: Postcolonialism and nationalism in Philippine literature in English
  2. pp. 261-278
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  1. 14. ‘This scene so fair’: Filipino English poetry, 1905–2005
  2. pp. 279-297
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  1. 15. The Philippine short story in English: An overview
  2. pp. 299-316
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  1. 16. The Filipino novel in English
  2. pp. 317-336
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  1. 17. Filipino diasporic literature
  2. pp. 337-355
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  1. 18. In conversation: Cebuano writers on Philippine literature and English
  2. pp. 357-367
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  1. Part IV: Resources
  2. p. 377
  1. 19. Bibliographical resources for researching English in the Philippines
  2. pp. 379-394
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 395-405
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