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Language shift and shifting standards / 'singles' editor, Florian Coulmas.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Boston : De Gruyter Mouton, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
269 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • International journal of the sociology of language ; 242. [More in this series]
  • International journal of the sociology of language ; issue 242
Notes:
Cover title.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Introduction. Beware of the weeds / Kevin Absillis and Jürgen Jaspers -- Standardization and the myth of neutrality in language history / Gijsbert Rutten -- Bildts as a mixed language / Paulus van Sluis, Eric Hoekstra and Hans Van de Velde -- Language maintenance and shift under pressure: Three generations of the Turkish immigrant community in the Netherlands / Yeşim Sevinç -- Ethnic minority linguistic ambivalence and the problem of methodological assessment of language shift among the Ogu in Ogun Tate, Nigeria / Esther Senayon -- Modeling social factors in language shift / Maya Ravindranath Abtahian, Abigail C. Cohn and Thomas Pepinsky -- Global repertoires and urban fluidity: youth languages in Africa / Nico Nassenstein and Andrea Hollington -- Linguistic landscaping in Tabriz, Iran: a discursive transformation of a bilingual space into a monolingual place / Seyed Hadi Mirvahedi -- The idea of a Kosovan language in Yugoslavia's language politics / Tomasz Kamusella -- Multilingualism and social cohesion: insights from South African students (1998, 2010, 2015) / Susan Coetzee-Van Rooy.
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OCLC:
970693157
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