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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Name: Norman  Fairclough
Institution: Lancaster University
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Announced on LINGUIST :  Analysing Discourse
 Language and Globalization
 Discourse and Contemporary Social Change
 Political Discourse Analysis
Dissertation Director * of: The Governance of Education: A corpus-based critical discourse analysis of UK education policy texts 1972-2005
(Jane Mulderrig, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Teachers' 'Knowledge' and Curriculum Change: A critical study of teachers' exploratory discourse in a Chinese University
(Zongjie Wu, Author)

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