Language in danger

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Allen Lane, 2002 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 328 pages
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Language in danger: the loss of linguistic diversity and the threat to our future

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In this study of the questionable future of linguistic diversity in the world, linguist and historian Dalby (A Dictionary of Languages) offers a historical overview of how languages have ceased to ... Read full review

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This book took a very, very, VERY long time to get to the actual thesis, which honestly seemed pretty self-explanatory. I felt that it danced along the border between pop-sci and actual scholarly analysis in a way that would probably frustrate both camps. Read full review

Contents

LANGUAGE AND CHANGE
39
LANGUAGE AND COMMUNITY
82
LANGUAGE AND NATION
127
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