A version of a keynote address at the Australian Council of TESOL Associations (ACTA) International Conference 2012 held in Cairns. Responding to the issue of TESOL as global trade, Phillipson explores the historical purposes of using English as an imperial language and as a dominant language of the neoliberal economic order and globalization.
|Journal||TESOL in Context|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
|Event||ACTA International Conference 2012 - Cairns Convention Center, Cairns, Australia|
Duration: 2 Jul 2012 → 5 Jul 2012
|Conference||ACTA International Conference 2012|
|Location||Cairns Convention Center|
|Period||02/07/2012 → 05/07/2012|