Language Planning in Nepal, Taiwan and Sweden Edited by: Richard B Baldauf Jr, Robert B Kaplan

Format:
Hardback - 208 pages
ISBN:
9781853594830
Published:
03 Mar 2000
Series:
Multilingual Matters
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters
Dimensions:
248 x 168
Availability:
Available

Summary

This volume covers the language situation in Nepal, Taiwan and Sweden explaining the minority language situation, the linguistic diversity, the historical and political contexts and the current language situation - including language-in-education planning, the role of the media, the role of religion, and the roles of non-indigenous languages, especially English. The authors have had long-term involvement in the language planning context.





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