Browsing by Author "May, Stephen"

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  • Language rights: Moving the debate forward

    May, Stephen (Blackwell Publishing, 2005-01-01)
    This article provides an overview of the current issues and challenges facing the nascent paradigm of minority language rights (MLR). It focuses on the theoretical points of dispute and tension with respect to MLR, as well ...
  • Maori-medium education: current issues and challenges.

    May, Stephen; Hill, Richard Kenneth (Multilingual Matters Ltd, 2005-01-01)
    This paper summarises the key issues and challenges that have emerged from a recent major report by the authors on Maori-medium education in Aotearoa/New Zealand. The discussion is situated within a wider international ...
  • Rearticulating the case for minority language rights

    May, Stephen (2003-01-01)
    While advocacy of minority language rights (MLR) has become well established in sociolinguistics, language policy and planning and the wider human rights literature, it has also come under increased criticism in recent ...
  • Secondary literacy across the curriculum: Challenges and possibilities

    May, Stephen; Wright, Noeline (Multilingual Matters Ltd., 2007)
    This paper discusses the challenges and possibilities attendant upon successfully implementing literacy across the curriculum initiatives – or ‘school language policies’ as they have come to be known - particularly at the ...
  • Sustaining effective literacy practices over time in secondary schools: School organisational and change issues

    May, Stephen (Multilingual Matters, 2007)
    The effective, sustained implementation of literacy across the curriculum in secondary schools is still a relatively rare phenomenon. This is because such an approach to literacy requires secondary schools to undergo ...