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  • Ahmed, Ferdous and Rezaul Karim (2007) “Promoting English Teaching in Monolingual
    Countries: A Study on Students` Language Learning Inclination in the Context of Bangladesh”,
    Pakistan Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 175-180.

  • Bose, N. (2008) Review of: Constructing Bangladesh: Religion, Ethnicity and Language in an
    Islamic Nation; by Sufia M. Uddin (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press; and New
    Delhi, Vistaar Pub., 2006), South Asia Research, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp. 236-238.

  • Durnnian, Terry (2007) Mother Language First (Dhaka, Bangladesh: Save the Children UK,
    Bangladesh Programme (on behalf of the International Save the Children Alliance member offices
    in Bangladesh)).

  • Farooqui, Sabrin (2007) “Developing speaking skills of adult learners in private universities in
    Bangladesh: problems and solutions”, Australian Journal of Adult Learning, Vol. 47, No. 1, pp.
    94-110.

  • Imam, Syeda Rumnaz (2005) “English as a global language and the question of nation-building
    education in Bangladesh”, Comparative Education, Vol. 41, No. 4, pp. 471-486.

  • Khan, Harunur Rashid (2005) “Teaching English in the Primary School: Pros and Cons”,
    Bangladesh Education Journal, Vol. 4, No. 1 (June), pp. 25-32.

  • Rahman, Arifa; Md. Mahbubul Kabir; and Rifat Afroze (2006) Effect of BRAC-PACE Training on
    English Language Teachers of Rural Non-Government Secondary Schools (Dhaka, Bangladesh:
    BRAC Research Report on Education, September).

  • Sadat, M. M. M. and M. M. Alam (2006) “Making Both Ends Meet in EFL Speaking Classroom in
    Bangladesh”, Journal of Social Studies, No. 110, pp. 63-75.

  • Saha, Kuntal K.; Fahmida Tofail; Edward A. Frongillo; Fardina Mehrin; Shams E. Arifeen; Lars Å.
    Persson; Kathleen M. Rasmussen; and Jena D. Hamadani (2009) “Household food security is
    associated with early childhood language development in rural Bangladesh”, The FASEB Journal
    (Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology), Vol. 23, No. 336.2.

  • Sengupta, D. (2007) Review of: Constructing Bangladesh: Religion, Ethnicity and Language in an
    Islamic Nation; by Sufia M. Uddin (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press; and New
    Delhi, Vistaar Pub., 2006), Contributions to Indian Sociology, Vol. 41, No. 2 (May), pp. 261-263.

  • Uddin, Sufia M. (2006) Constructing Bangladesh: Religion, Ethnicity, and Language in an
    Islamic Nation (New Delhi, India: Vistaar Pub).

  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Bangkok (2005),
    First language first: community-based literacy programmes for minority language contexts in
    Asia (Geneva, Switzerland: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
    (UNESCO), International Bureau of Education (IBE)).

  • Zaman, Naushad Uz (2006) "Status and Challenges of Local Language Computing and BRAC
    University's Initiative", Paper presented at the 5th Anniversary celebration of D.Net, BRAC Centre
    Inn, Mohakhali, Dhaka (January 28-29).
Publications of the Moment

Recognizing
Bangladeshi Language Martyrs’ Day
and
International Mother Language Day
(February 21, 2010)

the BDRC provides
recent developmental publications related to
Bangladesh’s Mother Language