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English in minority areas of China : some findings and directions for further research.
(Shannon Research Press, 2006-09)
This paper discusses a neglected aspect of English in China, its impact on ethnic minorities and their languages. It begins with an overview of the current situation of the minorities and their languages then, based on ...
Going all the way : a life history account focusing on a teacher's engagement with studies of Asia.
(Shannon Research Press, 2006-03)
What would prompt a primary school teacher in late career and from the Australian cultural mainstream to become interested in the societies and cultures of Asia and then to expand that interest into a personal and professional ...
Teaching generic skills: eroding the higher purpose of universities, or an opportunity for renewal?
(Taylor & Francis, 2008)
This paper explores opportunities and challenges presented by the development of graduate skills in Australian universities. We challenge the dichotomy that conceives of a fundamental disjuncture between the idea of ...
A critique of the SACE Review panel's report on community views
(Shannon Research Press, 2006-11)
The South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), introduced in 1992-93, is a credential and formal qualification within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). SACE was recently subjected to a review that led ...