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Ethnographic contributions to the study of endangered languages / edited by Tania Granadillo and Heidi A. Orcutt-Gachiri ; with a foreword by Jane H. Hill ; and an afterword by Ofelia Zepeda
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, c2011
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 4th Floor  P40.5.E53 E84 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Endangered languages
Language attrition
Ethnology
Anthropological linguistics
Physical Description x, 230 p. : map ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-218) and index
Contents Language ideologies in the discourse of education that promote language shift in Kenya / Heidi A. Orcutt-Gachiri -- Education and its role in language endangerment in Siberia and the Far East / Olga Kazakevich -- Is English education always detrimental to vernacular languages?: education and language endangerment from a Papua New Guinean perspective / M. Lynn Landweer -- Indigenous language revitalization in Tecate, Baja California: a narrative account / Paula Meyer, with Jon Meza Cuero -- Territory, identity, and language among the Añun people (Venezuela) / Marie-France Patte -- The agency of language ideologies in Miami Indian recovery / Melissa A. Rinehart -- Stolen life, preserved language: life and death and endangered languages / Barbara G. Hoffman -- Kurripako and its speakers in Venezuela: a linguistic anthropological analysis of language endangerment / Tania Granadillo -- Language loss in a beautiful scenery: the case of Öömrang, a Frisian dialect in northern Germany / Lars von Karstedt -- Agency and ideology in language shift and language maintenance / Mark A. Sicoli -- Intersections: history, language, and globalization in the North Carolina Cherokee communities / Heidi M. Altman
Alternate Author Granadillo, Tania
Orcutt-Gachiri, Heidi A., 1970-

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