Dominant Languages: Language and Hierarchy in Britain and France
ISBN 10 : 0521108616
ISBN 13 : 9780521108614
Through a detailed and systematic comparison of Britain and France, Ralph Grillo examines the concept of language dominance, and the causes and consequences of linguistic hierarchy..
ISBN 10 : 9781317031307
ISBN 13 : 131703130X
From the 1750s to the 1830s, numerous British intellectuals, novelists, essayists, poets, playwrights, translators, educationalists, politicians, businessmen, travel writers, and p..
ISBN 10 : 9781351560948
ISBN 13 : 1351560948
The coming together of linguistics and sociology in the 1960's, most notably via the work of William Labov, marked a revolution in the study of language and provided a paradigm for..
ISBN 10 : 9789027292889
ISBN 13 : 9027292884
This state-of-the-art volume on French Applied Linguistics includes two introductory chapters, the first summarizes the past, present and future of French in applied linguistics, a..
ISBN 10 : 9781135146214
ISBN 13 : 1135146217
Bridging the divide between policy and practice, this book explores how educators interpret, negotiate, resist, and (re)create language policies in schools, focusing on their centr..
ISBN 10 : 9780190212896
ISBN 13 : 0190212896
This Oxford Handbook challenges basic concepts that have informed the study of sociolinguistics since its inception in the 1960s. In 27 chapters, the book challenges the modernist ..
ISBN 10 : 9781853599491
ISBN 13 : 1853599492
This book aims to find out whether French, one of the great languages of the world, is in crisis or not. It traces the history and development of language defence in France and exa..