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Title: In pursuit of linguistic gold : mothering in a globalised world
Authors: Chew, Phyllis Ghim Lian
Issue Date: Jun-2009
Citation: Chew, P. G. L. (2009). In pursuit of linguistic gold: Mothering in a globalised world. English Today, 25(2), 33-39.
Abstract: A follow-up of Jin-Kyu Park's contribution in ET97 on 'English Fever' in South Korea, by examining one of the consequences in Singapore – the destination for thousands of 'study mothers' who migrate from South Korea and China to help their young children acquire 'linguistic capital' by learning English
ISSN: 0266-0784
Other Identifiers: 10.1017/S0266078409000169
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