An Introduction to Language Policy: Theory and Method by Thomas Ricento

By Thomas Ricento

An creation to Language coverage: Theories and technique is a suite of newly-written chapters that disguise the main theories and strategies presently hired by way of students lively within the box.

  • provides an obtainable creation to the learn of language coverage learn and language’s function in social lifestyles
  • consists of newly commissioned essays written by way of the world over well-known students
  • helps outline and describe a growing to be box of inquiry and is an authoritative resource for college students, students and researchers in linguistics, utilized linguistics, schooling, coverage reports and comparable components
  • includes part overviews, annotated bankruptcy bibliographies, and dialogue questions

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