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English for Specific Purposes: International in Scope, Specific in Purpose

Ann M. Johns and Tony Dudley-Evans
TESOL Quarterly
Vol. 25, No. 2 (Summer, 1991), pp. 297-314
DOI: 10.2307/3587465
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3587465
Page Count: 18
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Abstract

Over the past 30 years, English for specific purposes has established itself as a viable and vigorous movement within the field of TEFL/TESL. In this paper, English for specific purposes is defined and its distinguishing features examined. The international nature and scope of the movement are particularly emphasized. Finally, questions and controversies surrounding the movement are discussed.

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