Sustaining linguistic diversity : endangered and minority languages and language varieties / Kendall A. King ... [et al.], editors.

Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, c2008.
Georgetown University round table on languages and linguistics
viii, 238 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Language attrition.
Linguistic minorities.
Language revival.
Language policy.
Linguistic diversity, sustainability, and the future of the past / Suzanne Romaine
When is an "extinct language" not extinct? Miami, a formerly sleeping language / Wesley Y. Leonard
Evaluating endangerment: proposed metadata and implementation / M. Paul Lewis
Endangered language varieties: vernacular speech and linguistic standardization in Brazilian Portuguese / Gregory R. Guy and Ana M.S. Zilles
The linguistic negotiation of complex racialized identities by Black Appalachian speakers / Christine Mallinson
Working at "9 to 5" Gaelic: speakers, context, and ideologies of an emerging minority language register / Emily McEwan-Fujita
Voice and biliteracy in indigenous language revitalization: contentious educational practices in Quechua, Guarani, and Maori contexts / Nancy H. Hornberger
Endangering language vitality through institutional development: ideology, authority, and official standard Irish in the Gaeltacht / Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin
Scandinavian minority language policies in transition: the impact of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages in Norway and Sweden / Leena Huss
Language development in Eritrea: the case of Blin / Paul D. Fallon
Indigenous language policies in social practice / Teresa L. McCarty, Mary Eunice Romero-Little, and Ofelia Zepeda
Heritage language education in the United States: a need to reconceptualize and restructure / Joy Kreeft Peyton ... [et al.]
Language diversity and the public interest / Walt Wolfram
At what cost? Methods of language revival and protection: examples from Hebrew / Elana Shohamy
Unendangered dialects, endangered people / William Labov.
Includes bibliographical references.
King, Kendall A., 1969-
9781589011922 (alk. paper)
1589011929 (alk. paper)
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