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 : 1871516943
ISBN 13 : 9781871516944
Dennis Ager examines European language and the communities and societies using the, with the aim of defining Europe and its languages within a political, social and economic contex..
ISBN 10 : 9780190642747
ISBN 13 : 0190642742
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 : 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 : 1588111164
ISBN 13 : 9781588111166
This book re-examines the relationship between language and national identity. Unlike many previous studies, it employs a comparative approach: France and Sweden have been chosen a..
ISBN 10 : 9781847065698
ISBN 13 : 1847065694