Language Policy And Language Planning

Author: Sue Wright
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137576472
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This revised second edition is a comprehensive overview of why we speak the languages that we do. It covers language learning imposed by political and economic agendas as well as language choices entered into willingly for reasons of social mobility, economic advantage and group identity.
Language Policy and Language Planning
Language: en
Pages: 385
Authors: Sue Wright
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Springer

This revised second edition is a comprehensive overview of why we speak the languages that we do. It covers language learning imposed by political and economic agendas as well as language choices entered into willingly for reasons of social mobility, economic advantage and group identity.
Agency in Language Policy and Planning:
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Jeremie Bouchard, Gregory Paul Glasgow
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This collection brings together theory and ethnographic research from a range of national contexts to offer unique insights into the nature of agency in language policy and planning. Situated within a broader sociological framework, the book explores agentive processes at work in case studies from around the world, engaging in
Planning Language, Planning Inequality
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: James W. Tollefson, Professor (Emeritus) Department of English James W Tollefson
Categories: Language planning
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

An examination of how an individual's native language can affect their lifestyle. Topics covered range from maintenance of the mother-tongue and second language learning, to the ideology of language planning theory, to education and language rights.
Language Planning and Language Policy
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Ping Chen, Nanette Gottlieb
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Examines the major issues of language planning and policy in Japan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea and Vietnam, particularly those relating to the selection of official language, script, and written language.
Language Policy and Economics: The Language Question in Africa
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Nkonko M. Kamwangamalu
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-23 - Publisher: Springer

This book addresses the perennial question of how to promote Africa’s indigenous languages as medium of instruction in educational systems. Breaking with the traditional approach to the continent’s language question by focusing on the often overlooked issue of the link between African languages and economic development, Language Policy and Economics