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The Tongue-Tied American

Paul Simon

The Tongue-Tied American

Confronting the Foreign Language Crisis

by Paul Simon

  • 4 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Language

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9656603M
    ISBN 100826404049
    ISBN 109780826404046

      Tongue-Tied is an anthology that gives voice to millions of people who, on a daily basis, are denied the opportunity to speak in their own language. First-person accounts by Amy Tan, Sherman Alexie, bell hooks, Richard Rodriguez, Maxine Hong Kingston and many other authors open windows onto the lives of linguistic minority students and their experience in coping in school and beyond.   Tongue Tied voices a compelling demand for the linguistic rights of all language minority children in U.S. schools. Highly recommended. Choice. An entertaining and enlightening book. Journal Of Adolescent and Adult Literacy. Tongue-Tied opens a window onto the lives of multilingual and multicultural children in the nation's public schools.5/5(1).

    Tongue-Tied book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Tongue-Tied by Colleen Collins released on is available now /5. Maxine Hong Kingston (Chinese: 湯婷婷; born Maxine Ting Ting Hong; Octo ) is a Chinese-American author and Professor Emerita at the University of California, Berkeley, where she graduated with a BA in English in Kingston has written three novels and several works of non-fiction about the experiences of Chinese Americans. Kingston has contributed to the feminist movement Children: Joseph Lawrence Chung Mei.

    Get this from a library! The tongue-tied American: confronting the foreign language crisis. [Paul Simon] -- A report based on findings of a Presidential commission studying U.S. foreign language crisis. Documents U.S. deficiencies in the face of international needs . Get this from a library! The tongue-tied American: confronting the foreign language crisis. [Paul Simon].


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Tongue-Tied America: Reviving the Art of Verbal Persuasion. will make an excellent supplement to any Advocacy course, but anyone who ever speaks in front of other people--formally or informally--will find it an enlightening and valuable resource/5(2).

The Tongue-Tied American: Confronting the Foreign Language Crisis Paperback – May 1, by/5(5). The book addresses the specific needs of lawyers, law students, and politicians, but will also be of interest to any professional whose position requires him or her to speak publicly.

Tongue-Tied America The Tongue-Tied American book a book broader in scope and deeper in detail than any prior modern undertaking. It provides the reader a concise but comprehensive grounding in the rules of classical rhetoric; contains a detailed “how-to”.

The Tongue Tied American: Confronting The Foreign Language Crisis by Paul Simon. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “The Tongue Tied American: Confronting The Foreign Language Crisis” as Want to Read: Want to Read.

saving/5(2). Tongue-tied America is a very comprehensive "how to" for oral advocacy. I am recommending this book mostly because of the authors' organization and tips for becoming a better speaker.

If you purchase this book (which you should!), take your time reading and absorbing the material/5(7). Tongue-Tied is an anthology that gives voice to millions of people who, on a daily basis, are denied the opportunity to speak in their own language/5(20).

Tongue-Tied is an anthology that gives voice to millions of people who, on a daily basis, are denied the opportunity to speak in their own language/5(12). Tongue-Tied is a straight-forward, no-nonsense approach to the influence of tethered oral tissues on both speech and feeding development.

Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP Author of Adventures in Veggieland and co-author of Raising a Healthy Happy Eater Tongue-Tied is a revolutionary resource for parents, patients, and professionals alike. Such a detailed, comprehensive, and research-based /5(48).

Tongue Tied is an anthology edited by Otto Santa Ana. Otto Santa Ana combines personal stories of many English language learners and their experiences in the American school system. Their voices are represented as short stories, poems, and essays.

Tongue Tied consists of six major topics; the first part explains the struggle of students to be heard/5. By unlocking the secrets to effective public speaking in their new book, Tongue-Tied America: Reviving the Art of Verbal Persuasion, Robert N. Sayler and Molly Bishop Shadel may do as much for judges and juries as they have for the lawyers who deliver arguments at hearings, at trial, or onindeed, there ever was one, those who apply the principles taught in this book will no longer.

The tongue-tied American confronting the foreign language crisis by Faye Sea Sanders Published by Continuum in New : The Tongue-Tied American: Confronting the Foreign Language Crisis Paul Simon Continuum International Publishing Group, Limited, - Language Arts & Disciplines - pages.

Baxter is the author of Tongue-Tied: How a Tiny String Under the Tongue Impacts Nursing, Speech, Feeding, and More and the founder and owner of the Alabama Tongue-Tie Center and Shelby Pediatric Dentistry.

He is a nationally celebrated speaker on tongue-ties. The tongue-tied American: confronting the foreign language crisis Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by AngelaC-loader on December 3, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: mediately after reading “The Tongue-Tied American”.

An earlier issue of CHICATA News, Spring/Marchmentioned this book in the article ‘In Memorian Paul Simon’ by ITCFL. I added it to my summer reading list and now I would like to share with you some of his thoughts.

Perhaps they will resonate with you as they did with me. * winner, PROSE Award for U.S. History, American Association of Publishers. * "A shrewd, generous, convincing interpretation of American life" -- Publishers Weekly * "Masterful and rewarding exactly the sort of grand and controversial narrative, exactly the bold test of old assumptions, that is needed to keep the study of American history alive and honest" -- Molly.

The Tongue-Tied American: Confronting the Foreign Language Crisis. Simon, Paul This analysis of the crisis facing the United States because of a general lack of interest in foreign language study deals with several facets of the by: The tongue-tied American: Confronting the foreign language crisis by Simon, Paul and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tongue Tied.

book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This collection of short stories includes the tale of a court case to /5. About The Authors - Tongue-Tied America Molly Bishop Shadel studied English and theater at Harvard University and directed plays professionally before entering law school.

She earned her law degree at Columbia University, where she was a Notes Editor for the Columbia Law Review. The story by Maxine Hong Kingston is a breath-taking description of her personal life experience and one of the peculiar methods used by Chinese people to prevent their children from being ‘tongue-tied’.

This method was aimed at removing the possibility of children .The tongue-tied American: confronting the foreign language crisis / by Paul Simon Continuum New York Australian/Harvard Citation.

Simon, Paul.The tongue-tied American: confronting the foreign language crisis / by Paul Simon Continuum New York. Wikipedia Citation. Tongue Tied voices a compelling demand for the linguistic rights of all language minority children in U.S. schools. Highly recommended. * CHOICE * An entertaining and enlightening book.

* Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy * This is a timely book/5(67).