Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10497/2025
Title: The sociolinguistic survey of Singapore 2006: Findings and policy implications
Authors: Vaish, Viniti, 1964-
Aisha Jamaludeen
Mardiana Roslan
Issue Date: 2009
Series/Report no.: Research Brief;09-001
Abstract: This survey of language use and users in Singapore sought to find out who speaks what language, to whom, in what context, with what attitude, with what level of fluency, and to what end. This project surveyed 716 students from the Primary 5 cohort of Singapore schools, randomly selected on the basis of ethnic group (i.e., Chinese, Malay and Indian) and socioeconomic status, using a bilingual survey instrument. In its qualitative phase, follow-up studies were conducted with 12 participants who were randomly selected from the three ethnic groups, across a broad spectrum of social classes.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10497/2025
Website: http://www.nie.edu.sg/nie_cma/attachments/topic/94b63c9774vx/NIE_research_brief_09_001.pdf
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