Essays about: "the role of english language in india"

Found 2 essays containing the words the role of english language in india.

  1. 1. In Pursuit of a Healthy Public Sphere: A News Frame Analysis of the Farmer Suicide Phenomenon in Daily English-language Indian Newspapers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Julie Jacobson; [2012]
    Keywords : citizen engagement; public sphere; deliberative democracy; participatory development; farmer suicide phenomenon; media; English-language dailies; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Author: Julie Jacobson Title: In Pursuit of a Healthy Public Sphere: A News Frame Analysis of the Farmer Suicide Phenomenon in Daily English-language Indian Newspapers Supervisor: Annette Hill Examiner: Yiannis Mylonas The motivation behind this thesis is to better understand the role of the media in the construction of the farmer suicide phenomenon in India. Through theories of communication and participation, particularly Dahlgren’s civic cultures framework, I shed light on the ways in which English-language daily newspapers in India seem to be promoting civic engagement and disengagement in its framing of the farmer suicide phenomenon. READ MORE

  2. 2. Chronicles of the English Language in Pakistan : A discourse analysis of milestones in the language policy of Pakistan

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Alia Amir; [2008]
    Keywords : Language Policy; English; Pakistan; Discourse Analysis; Education; British India;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I will be investigating educational policies with a focus on English as a medium of instruction. The medium of instruction in Pakistan varies with respect to each province and the social status of the school. Consequently, English is not taught only as a foreign language but is a medium for upward mobility. READ MORE