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Modelling World Englishes: A Joint Approach to Postcolonial and Non-Postcolonial Varieties

Sarah Buschfeld and Alexander Kautzsch


This volume brings together different varieties of English that have so far been treated separately: postcolonial and non-postcolonial Englishes. The different contributions examine these varieties of English against the backdrop of current World Englishes theorising, with a special focus on the Extra- and Intra-territorial Forces (EIF) Model (Buschfeld and Kautzsch 2017). Building on the general conception of Schneider’s (2003, 2007) Dynamic Model, the EIF Model aims at integrating postcolonial and non-postcolonial Englishes in a unified framework of World Englishes. The editors of the propos ... More

Keywords: World Englishes, postcolonial English, non-postcolonial English, Extra- and Intra-territorial Forces Model, Dynamic Model

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781474445863
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2021 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474445863.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sarah Buschfeld, editor
TU Dortmund University

Alexander Kautzsch, editor

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Chapter 1 Introduction

Sarah Buschfeld and Alexander Kautzsch

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