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A range of Professor Fishman's writings, prior to now 20 years, on language and ethnicity in minority viewpoint, this quantity concentrates on six significant themes: • what's ethnicity and the way is it associated with language? • Language upkeep and language shift in ethnocultural standpoint • The ethnic measurement in language making plans • Language and ethnicity in schooling: the bilingual minority concentration • Elites and rank-and-file: contrasts and contexts • Ethnolinguistic homogeneity and heterogeneity: nationwide and overseas reasons and results. each one significant subject is prefaced via a specifically written advent, as is the quantity as a complete, thereby integrating the cloth and focusing it on minority workforce issues. Joshua Fishman's famous commitment to around the world cultural democracy and cultural pluralism, not just as ethical imperatives yet as empirical resources, shines via all of those choices and unifies them philosophically in addition to scientifically.

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E. ) Please contact us for the latest book information: Multilingual Matters, Bank House, 8a Hill Road, Clevedon, Avon BS21 7HH, England. Page iii MULTILINGUAL MATTERS 45 Series Editor: Derrick Sharp Language and Ethnicity in Minority Sociolinguistic Perspective Joshua A. Fishman MULTILINGUAL MATTERS LTD Clevedon · Philadelphia Page iv Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Fishman, Joshua A. Language and ethnicity in minority sociolinguistic perspective.  Title. 9 88-10030 British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data Fishman, Joshua A.

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