Language Planning from Practice to Theory
Multilingual Matters, Jan 1, 1997 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 403 pages
Reviewing the field of language policy and planning, this text sets out current practice and ways of thinking about language policy and planning, looking at methodology and the key areas of education, literacy and economics. Case studies of key language planning and policy issues are included.
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In Part 1 of this volume the reader is introduced to the field of language
Who Does What to Whom?
Language Planning Goals
Key Issues in Language Planning
Education and Literacy
The Economics of Language Planning
Case Studies in Language Planning
Bilingualism and Language Status
Specific Purpose Language Planning
Towards a Theory of Language Planning
Language Planning in National Contexts
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