Quebec's Aboriginal Languages: History, Planning and Development
Edited by: Jacques Maurais
This volume is the most complete of any published concerning the nine native languages of Quebec: Abenaki, Algonquin, Atikamekw, Cree, Inuktitut, Micmac, Mohawk, Montagnais and Naskapi.
Jacques Maurais is a graduate of Laval and Cambridge universities. He worked as a terminologist at the Office de la langue francaise while lecturing at Universite du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres. Since 1980 he has been with the Conseil de la langue francaise, where he has edited La norme linguistique (in conjunction with Edith Bedard), La crise des langues, Politique et amenagement linguistiques and Langues et societes en contact (in conjunction with Pierre Martel).