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Language conflict in Algeria [electronic resource] : from colonialism to post-independence / Mohamed Benrabah.

Author/Creator:
Benrabah, Mohamed.
Publication:
Bristol : Multilingual Matters, 2013.
Series:
Multilingual matters (Series) ; 154.
Multilingual matters ; 154
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xiv, 199 pages ) illustration,
Subjects:
Languages in contact -- Algeria.
Arabic language -- Algeria -- History.
Language policy -- Algeria.
Language and education -- Algeria.
Sociolinguistics -- Algeria -- History.
Algeria -- Languages -- Political aspects.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book presents a detailed survey of language attitudes, conflicts and policies over the period from 1830, when the French occupied Algeria, up to 2012, the year this country celebrated its 50th anniversary of independence. It traces the evolution of language planning policies and reactions to them in both the colonial and post-colonial eras. Mohamed Benrabah presents a detailed survey of language attitudes, conflicts and policies over the period from 1830, when the French occupied Algeria, up to 2012, the year the country celebrated its 50th anniversary of independence. He traces the evolution of language planning policies and reactions to them in both the colonial and post-colonial eras.
Notes:
Formerly CIP.
Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-84769-965-0
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