Regimes of language: ideologies, polities, and identities

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School of American Research Press, 2000 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 411 pages
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In this text, ten linguistic anthropologists integrate two often segregated domains: politics and language. It addresses the role of language ideologies in state formation, nationalism and the maintenance of ethic groups, as well as the creation of national, ethnic and professional indentities.

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Paul V. Kroskrity is a professor of anthropology at the University of California atLos Angeles and editor of Regimes of Language: Ideologies, Polities, and Identities.