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  anglophone - Ask.com Web Search
In a narrower sense, the notion of "Anglophone" reaches beyond the mere dictionary definition of "English-language...
Anglophone is a term used in Quebec, and the rest of Canada, to describe English speaking individuals.
An anglophone is someone who speaks the English language natively or by adoption.
www.ask.com /web?q=anglophone   (245 words)

  Anglophone - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An anglophone is someone who speaks English natively or by adoption.
In a narrower sense, the notion of "Anglophone" reaches beyond the mere dictionary definition of "English-language speaker".
The Anglophone culture beyond the "mother country" is the legacy of the British colonial empire and its arradiation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Anglophone   (193 words)

 Part 2 - Quebec: The economic vitality of the anglophone minority ...
The Anglophone population is an aging one; the proportion of those over 65 years of age is higher for the Anglophone population than for the Francophone population in the Gaspe.
The Anglophone community in the Gaspé is twice disadvantaged: the region is an economically depressed one by national standards, and by certain socio-economic indicators, the Anglophone minority is disadvantaged compared with the linguistic Francophone majority.
Anglophones in the Gaspé are dispersed geographically and tend not to operate on a unified front for development purposes.
www.pch.gc.ca /progs/lo-ol/perspectives/english/dyna/p3_p2.htm   (2854 words)

 Anglophone Caribbean - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The term Anglophone Caribbean is used to refer to the independent English-speaking countries of the Caribbean region.
Upon a country's full independence from the United Kingdom, Anglophone Caribbean traditionally becomes the preferred sub-regional term as a replacement to British West Indies.
The Anglophone Caribbean still make up a composite cricket team that successfully competes in test matches and one-day internationals.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Anglophone_Caribbean   (176 words)

 Anglophone[s] - Quebec History
To the extent that many anglophones were not Roman Catholics, and that non Catholic denominations were not as careful in keeping records, in duplicate, as the Catholic Church was, we are likely to be misestimating the anglophone population of Quebec, especially because it was a far more mobile population in Quebec than the francophone population.
Presently, on the basis of ethnic origins, the British are between 2.6 to 4.5% of the population of Quebec [the data is most fluctuating here because of the frequency of multiple answers]; by using mother tongue, the proportion rises to 8.8%.
This concentration, along with a long tradition of community involvement and philanthropy in the anglophone community, as well as the benevolent approach by the majority of francophones, has permitted anglophones to maintain social and educational services beyond what one might expect from a community accounting for only 8.8%-11% of the population of the province.
www2.marianopolis.edu /quebechistory/events/anglos.htm   (1504 words)

 INHEA: Anglophone Africa publications
Amin, M. The Evaluation of Francophone and Anglophone Instructors at a West African University.
Distance Education in Anglophone Africa: Experience with Secondary Education and Teacher Training.
Peil, M. Leadership of Anglophone tropical African universities, 1948–1986.
www.bc.edu /bc_org/avp/soe/cihe/inhea/pubs_region/Anglophone_Africa.htm   (121 words)

 Anglophone Caribbean: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The english language is a west germanic language that originated in england from old english (anglo-saxon), the language of the anglo-saxons of northern...
The term british west indies sometimes called royal west indies are mainly made up of the islands in the caribbean that are british colonycolonies....
Caribbean english is a dialect of the english language spoken in the caribbean....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/a/an/anglophone_caribbean.htm   (774 words)

Also discussed in the book are the early development of broadcasting and other auxiliary media institutions, such as national news agencies, telecommunication infrastructural facilities and training outfits, in the region and their respective roles in colonial and post-colonial national political emancipation struggles in the continent.
It exposes the legal and constitutional framework within which the colonial Anglophone African press (newspapers and other periodicals) were established and operated in Nigeria as well as adjustments that were made in those operational instruments prior to and upon the attainment of political independence in Nigeria.
The book is, therefore, both a valued historical document on the role of the press in the political liberation of the Anglophone Colonial British West African territories(including Nigeria), and media strategies for political and non-armed emancipation of an erstwhile colony of a foreign power.
www.uta.fi /textbooks/angboo.html   (14172 words)

 Amazon.com: Anglophone: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
All, with the exception of one, are focused on the Anglophone Caribbean,...
Crucible Of Cultures: Anglophone Drama At The Dawn Of A New Millennium (Dramaturgies.
Anglophone Caribbean Poetry, 1970-2001: An Annotated Bibliography by Emily Allen Williams (Hardcover - Dec 30, 2002)
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Anglophone&tag=greedyassociates&index=books&link_code=qs&page=1   (821 words)

 Journal of Third World Studies: Colonial background to the development of autonomist tendencies in Anglophone Cameroon, ...
But there is either no unanimity on the issue between Anglophones and Francophones or the explanations afforded are simplistic, parochial and incomplete.
By misinterpreting or willfully misunderstanding the Anglophone desire for autonomy, Cameroonian authorities may simply be unwilling to confront what is potentially an explosive issue.
Thereafter, the Francophones engaged themselves in the policy of systematic assimilation and domination of Anglophones.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa3821/is_199804/ai_n8783744   (239 words)

 Search Results for "Anglophone"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Although many anglophone businesses have abandoned the Montreal area since the 1960s in...
From the 1960s, many businesses that left Quebec because of agitation against anglophone economic domination there relocated around Toronto, shifting the...
14 A somewhat analogous pattern is discernible among West African anglophone writers.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=Anglophone   (147 words)

 Anglophones, Francophones & White Ethnic CanadiansCounselling Anglophone and
Anglophones, Francophones and White Ethnic CanadiansCounselling Anglophone and
It means to become aware and knowledgeable about everyone, regardless of their colour, ethnic background, language or religion.
This paper will not cover francophone, which is covered in another paper, but Anglophone, particularly Anglo-Saxons and white ethnic that includes people who originated from other parts of Europe such as Eastern and Southern Europe.
www.educ.uvic.ca /faculty/hfrance/white.htm   (5300 words)

 Women of the World: Anglophone Africa
But for governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and concerned advocates to work towards reforming laws and policies so as to implement the mandates of these international conferences, they must be informed about the current state of national level formal laws and policies affecting reproductive rights.
This book on Anglophone Africa is the product of a unique series of collaborative reports between the U.S.-based Center for Reproductive Law and Policy and national-level NGOs around the world.
Women of the World: Anglophone Africa Progress Report 2001 is available online in PDF format.
www.reproductiverights.org /pub_bo_wowafrica.html   (551 words)

 ADEA: Working Group on the Teaching Profession (Anglophone Section)
This can be achieved through professionalizing the teaching force, reinforcing teacher support delivery mechanisms, and encouraging the development of new policies, strategies and practices aimed at improving the quality of the conditions under which teachers serve.
This has enabled unprecedented professional interaction between anglophone, francophone, and lusophone educationists, and has contributed to giving African educators a better understanding of TMS issues and initiatives across the sub-region.
A major criticism of education in the sub-region is its weak capacity to meet the challenges of education development, both at the institutional level, and among professionals serving in different roles.
www.adeanet.org /workgroups/en_wgtpas.html   (923 words)

 Welcome to Anglophone!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Anglophone School of English is a language school and training centre.
At Anglophone students have some choice over which courses to follow.
For many students courses preparing for Intermediate State Language Exams are the most suitable courses, and we offer the opportunity for pupils to study languages at different levels, such as beginners, intermediate and advanced.
www.anglophone.hu /angol.html   (113 words)

 Moving to montreal as an anglophone? | Ask MetaFilter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Approximately 300,000 of the region’s mother-tongue Anglophones reside on the Island of Montréal (rather than the entire region), and represent over 17 percent of the Island population (on the basis of mother tongue).
I'm an anglophone Quebecker, but I live rural west Quebec (west of Ottawa) rather than in Montreal, so I have little to add except to second what other people say: it's possible on the Island of Montreal to get by in English, less so in the surrounding suburbs, which are more francophone.
The Montreal metro area is 68% francophone, 12% anglophone, and 18% neither.
ask.metafilter.com /mefi/37476   (4003 words)

 Canadian Journal of Communication - Vol. 24, No. 4 (1999)
Dion's decision to not accept the award, and the statement she made when turning it down, became the basis for a controversy that received a great deal of coverage in Canada's anglophone press.
This paper examines anglophone press coverage of the ADISQ controversy involving Dion.
After outlining press coverage of Dion and ADISQ during the years prior to the controversy, the paper identifies how the controversy began and analyses the issues that dominated the coverage.
www.cjc-online.ca /viewarticle.php?id=547&layout=html   (323 words)

 Bate Besong: Literature in the Season of the Diaspora: Notes to the Anglophone Cameroonian Writer
The agony of the Anglophone Cameroon Question is compounded by the endless uncertainty as to whether there would ever be an end to it.
To arouse his Anglophone Cameroonian constituency from the apathy and despair into which it has sunk, the writer’s métier must be transformed into handgrenades in his literary arsenal for venting his crusading spirit.
The Anglophone Cameroonian writer at home and in the diaspora must tell the outside world the story of his tragic land from the point of view of its hostage minority.
www.batebesong.com /2006/03/literature_in_t.html   (1914 words)

 Income Tax Issues for NGOs in Anglophone Africa
 The general trend in Anglophone Africa to date seems to be more conservative than the approach being taken by the Katz Commission.
This paper addresses only Anglophone Africa because the systems of taxation in Francophone and Lusophone Africa are in some important ways dissimilar from those in the Anglophone countries.
ICNL is studying the legislation in the Francophone and Lusophone countries and will prepare a second paper with a similar discussion of the relevant issues in that context.
www.icnl.org /journal/vol1iss4/africa.htm   (2514 words)

 Anglophone Caribbean Poetry, 1970-2001 — www.greenwood.com
This book is the first substantial annotated bibliography of primary and secondary materials related to Caribbean poetry written in English.
The volume begins with the rise of interest in Anglophone Caribbean poetry in the 1970s and continues through 2001.
In addition, the volume includes a chronology, a discussion of the history of Anglophone Caribbean poetry, and extensive indexes.
www.greenwood.com /books/bookdetail.asp?sku=GR1747   (252 words)

 Englishes in Contact Anglophone Caribbean Students in an Urban College by Shondel Nero: Hampton Press
Englishes in Contact Anglophone Caribbean Students in an Urban College by Shondel Nero: Hampton Press
"This longitudinal study of four anglophone Caribbean students at a New York City College offers an in-depth examination of the students’ written and spoken language, as well as related issues such as language and identity, language attitudes, and educational responses to ethnolinguistic diversity.
Case studies of the participants constitute the core of the book.
www.hamptonpress.com /Merchant2/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=1-57273-325-X&Category_Code=   (183 words)

 Untitled   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Annotated Bibliography of Folk Plays in the Anglophone Caribbean, 1790-2000 is, like most bibliographies, an indirect result of research untaken on another project.
The Annotated Bibliography of Folk Plays in the Anglophone Caribbean, 1790-2000 has benefited from the work of previous scholars who complied useful lists of printed materials on folk culture, carnival, Afro-Caribbean theater, and history.
One unique asset of The Annotated Bibliography of Folk Plays in the Anglophone Caribbean, 1790-2000 is the location of the two researchers at the University of Puerto Rico.
rrpac.upr.clu.edu /~enghumrp/folkbib/htmlfiles   (623 words)

 CBC Arts: Anglophone writer wins Montreal book prize   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
MONTREAL - Montreal writer David Solway was named winner this week of the 36th Grand Prix du Livre, a $15,000 book award presented by the city of Montreal.
Though the competition is open to both English and French writers in the city, Solway is the first anglophone to win the prize.
Solway, a teacher, poet, critic, essayist, translator and writer, was recognized for his poetry collection Franklin's Passage, which talks about Sir John Franklin's attempt to find the Northwest Passage.
www.cbc.ca /story/arts/national/2004/11/18/Arts/grandprixwin041118.html   (330 words)

 -yourDictionary.com - Word of the Day
The English themselves are Anglophones simply because they speak English.
The adjective is "Anglophonic" and the adverb, "Anglophonically." Today's word may or may not be capitalized but those similar always are.
Etymology: Today's word is a combination of Latin or Greek Angli "the English" + Greek phone "sound, voice." The name for the English comes from the area of Angeln, a hook-shaped peninsula protruding from Schleswig-Holstein in Germany, into the Baltic Sea.
www.yourdictionary.com /wotd/wotd.pl?word=anglophone   (321 words)

 Technorati Tag: Anglophone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
En cette journée nationale des Patriotes, profitons en pour saluer l’essentielle contribution des élites anglophones dans les rébellions du...
This page shows blog posts, photos, and links that have been tagged Anglophone.
Posts tagged Anglophone per day for the last 30 days.
technorati.com /tag/Anglophone   (398 words)

 OpinionJournal - Taste
Conan O'Brien finds Anglophone Canadians can't take a joke about Francophone ones.
We're humourless, OK? And in case you're planning a trip, jokes in Canada are not illegal.
And a good rule of thumb is this: We're not humorless about Anglophone Canada.
www.opinionjournal.com /taste?id=110004717   (981 words)

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