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Languages in America : a pluralist view / Susan J. Dicker.

Author/Creator:
Dicker, Susan J.
Publication:
Clevedon ; Buffalo, NY : Multilingual Matters, c2003.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 363 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Series:
Bilingual education and bilingualism ; 42
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Subjects:
Multilingualism -- United States.
Cultural pluralism -- United States.
Contents:
Language and identity
The melting-pot mythology
Common misconceptions about language learning
Languages in the schools
The modem official-English movement
Challenges to language restrictionism
Lessons in multilingualism beyond the United States
The possibilities of a pluralistic, multilingual America.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-347) and index.
ISBN:
1853596523 (hbk : alk. paper)
1853596515 (pbk : alk. paper)
OCLC:
51009083