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English-language media in the Philippines: Description and research

Danilo T. Dayag

in Philippine English

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9789622099470
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207264 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099470.003.0004
English-language media in the Philippines: Description and research

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This chapter examines the state of the English-language media in the Philippines, focusing on both broadcast (television and radio) and print (newspapers and magazines) media. It also assesses the role that the media have played in the development of the Philippine English lexicon, and surveys current research trends in this field.

Keywords: English language; media; television; radio; newspapers; magazines; Philippine English lexicon

Chapter.  6685 words. 

Subjects: Sociolinguistics

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