This is the first volume exclusively devoted to research methods in language policy and planning (LPP). Each chapter is written by a leading language policy expert and provides a how-to guide to planning studies as well as gathering and analyzing data Covers a broad range of methods, making it easily accessible to and useful for transdisciplinary researchers working with language policy in any capacity Will serve as both a foundational methods text for graduate students and novice researchers, and a useful methodological reference for experienced LPP researchers Includes a series of guidelines for public engagement to assist scholars as they endeavor to incorporate their work into the public policy processsingle policy action is discursively connected to the larger policy nexus (Scollon 2008, 34a35). ... Rather, each one can change over time, especially as they intersect with each other. Scollon and Scollon ... In an LPP study, this could result in new ways of thinking about language problems or interpreting language policies.
|Title||:||Research Methods in Language Policy and Planning|
|Author||:||Francis M. Hult, David Cassels Johnson|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2015-07-07|