Multilingual Literacies, Identities and Ideologies : Exploring Chain Migration from Pakistan to the UK

This book explores the language and literacy practices which sustain transnational migration across generations and across traditional boundaries such as school and home. The author has conducted extensive fieldwork in Pakistan and the UK to study migration between the two countries. Individuals’ ac...

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Main Author: Capstick, Tony
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2016, 2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Theoretical Orientations
  • Chapter 3: Methodological Approaches
  • Chapter 4: Sociopolitical Level of Context
  • Chapter 5: Access, Availability and Sponsors of Literacy in Mirpur
  • Chapter 6: Literacy Mediation And Cultural Brokerage In The Family’s Migration Literacies
  • Chapter 7: Digital Literacies
  • Chapter 8: The Discursive Construction of Online Vernacular Writing