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Adnan Ajsic

Adnan Ajsic

Graduated: 2010

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 Former PAS graduate student, Adnan Ajsic successfully defended his doctoral dissertation, Applied Linguistics - English Department, Northern Arizona University. • Dissertation title: Language ideologies, public discourses, and ethnonationalism in the Balkans: A corpus-based study • Defense Date: April 24, 2015 • Name of dissertation advisor and committee members: Doug Biber (co-chair), Mary McGroarty (co-chair), Randi Reppen (member), Jim Wilce (external member) • Pass designation: With distinction REFEREED PUBLICATIONS Refereed journal articles Ajsic, A. (2014). Political loanwords: Postwar constitutional arrangement and the co-occurrence tendencies of anglicisms in contemporary Bosnian. Journal of Language and Politics 13(1), 21-50. doi: 10.1075/jlp.13.1.02ajs. Refereed chapters in edited volumes Ajsic, A. (in press). Crossing into the L2 and back: Agency and native-like ultimate attainment by a post-critical period learner. In Deters, P., Gao, X., Miller, E. R., & Vitanova, G. (eds.), Theorizing and Analyzing Agency in Second Language Learning: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Bristol, England: Multilingual Matters. Ajsic, A., & McGroarty, M. (to appear). Mapping language ideologies. In F. M. Hult & D. C. Johnson (Eds.), Research Methods in Language Policy and Planning: A Practical Guide. Wiley-Blackwell. Book reviews in refereed journals Ajsic, A. (2013). Corpora and language teaching. [Review of the book Corpora and language teaching, edited by K. Aijmer]. English for Specific Purposes, 32(3), 187-189. doi: 10.1016/j.esp.2013.02.002. Ajsic, A. (2012, November 27). Language teacher education for a global society. [Review of the book Language teacher education for a global society: A modular model for knowing, analyzing, recognizing, doing, and seeing, by B. Kumaravadivelu]. Education Review, 15. Retrieved from http://www.edrev.info/reviews/rev1189.pdf. Ajsic, A. (2012). Dreams and realities: Developing countries and the English language. [Review of the book Dreams and realities: Developing countries and the English language, edited by H. Coleman]. Language Policy, 11(3), 283-285. doi: 10.1007/s10993-011-9229-0. Ajsic, A. (2011, July 13). Language and politics in Africa. [Review of the book Language and politics in Africa: Contemporary issues and critical perspectives, edited by D. O. Orwenjo & J. O. Ogone]. Linguist List, 22.2873.