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Endangered languages : beliefs and ideologies in language documentation and revitalization / edited by Peter K. Austin and Julia Sallabank.

Publication:
Oxford : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 429 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Edition:
First edition.
Series:
Proceedings of the British Academy ; 199.
Proceedings of the British Academy, 0068-1202 ; 199
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Subjects:
Linguistic minorities.
Language revival.
Form/Genre:
Aufsatzsammlung.
Contents:
Part 1. Case studies : beliefs and ideologies in endangered language communities
Paradoxes of engagement with Irish language community management, practice, and ideology / Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin
Fluidity in language beliefs : the beliefs of the Kormakiti Maronite Arabic speakers of Cyprus towards their language / Chryso Hadjidemetriou
Reflections on the promotion of an endangered language : the case of Ladin women in the Dolomites (Italy) / Olimpia Rasom
Minority language use in Kven communities : language shift or revitalizationi? / Anna-Kaisa Räisänen
Going, going, gone? The ideologies and politics of Gamilaraay-Yuwaalaraay endangerment and revitalization / Peter K. Austin
Language shift in an "importing culture" : the cultural logic of the Arapesh roads / Lise M. Dobrin
Part 2. Language documentation and revitalization : what and why?
Ideologies, beliefs, and revitalization of Guernesiais (Guernsey) / Yan Marquis & Julia Sallabank
Local language ideologies and language revitalization among the Sumu-Mayangna Indians of Nicaragua's Caribbean coast region / Jane Freeland Eloy Frank Gómez with Gloria Fenly & Stringham Montero Cisneros
Must we save the language? Children's discourse on language and community in Provençal and Scottish language revitalization movements / James Costa Wilson
Revitalizing the Māori language? / Jeanette King
What are we trying to preserve? Diversity, change, and ideology at the edge of the Cameroonian grassfields / Pierpaolo de Carlo & Jeff Good
The cost of language mobilization : Wangkatha language ideologies and native title / Jessica Boynton
Finding the languages we go looking for / Tonya N. Stebbins
Meeting point : parameters for the study of revival languages / Vicki Couzens & Christina Eira
Part 3. From local to international : interdisciplinary and international views
Conflicting goals, ideologies, and beliefs in the field / Lenore A. Grenoble & Simone S. Whitecloud
Whose ideology, where, and when? Rama (Nicaragua) and Francoprovençal (France) experiences / Colette Grinevald & Michel Bert
UN discourse on linguistic diversity and multilingualism in the 2000s : actor analysis, ideological foundations, and instrumental functions / Anahit Minasyan
Language beliefs and the management of endangered languages / Bernard Spolsky.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Austin, Peter, editor.
Sallabank, Julia, editor.
ISBN:
9780197265765
0197265766
OCLC:
883651659