Foundations of bilingual education and bilingualism

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Multilingual Matters, 2001 - Education - 484 pages
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Contents

Definitions and Distinctions
1
The Measurement of Bilingualism
17
Languages in Society
42
Copyright

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About the author (2001)

Colin Baker holds a Personal Chair of the University of Wales, and teaches in the School of Education at the University of Wales, Bangor. Some of his previously published books with Multilingual Matters include: Attitudes and Language (1992), the Encyclopedia of Bilingualism and Bilingual Education (1998 - with Sylvia Prys Jones) and The Care and Education of Young Bilinguals (2000).

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