Minority Languages in the Linguistic Landscape

  • Durk Gorter
  • Heiko F. Marten
  • Luk Van Mensel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Studying Minority Languages in the Linguistic Landscape

    1. Heiko F. Marten, Luk Van Mensel, Durk Gorter
      Pages 1-15
  3. Language Ideologies and Linguistic Landscape

  4. Linguistic Landscape and Language Policy

  5. The Distributive Approach to Linguistic Landscape

  6. Fresh Perspectives on Linguistic Landscape

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 261-261
    2. Eszter Szabó Gilinger, Marián Sloboda, Lucija Šimičić, Dick Vigers
      Pages 263-280
    3. Larissa Aronin, Muiris Ó Laoire
      Pages 299-318
    4. Luk Van Mensel, Heiko F. Marten, Durk Gorter
      Pages 319-323
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 324-335

About this book


Providing an innovative approach to the written displays of minority languages in public space this volume explores minority language situations through the lens of linguistic landscape research. Based on very tangible data it explores the 'same old issues' of language contact and language conflict in new ways.


Arabic discourse interpret landscape landscapes language contact language policy material culture mediterranean multilingualism politics public space Russia Ukraine Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

Editors and affiliations

  • Durk Gorter
    • 1
  • Heiko F. Marten
    • 2
  • Luk Van Mensel
    • 3
  1. 1.University of the Basque CountrySpain
  2. 2.Tallinn UniversityEstonia
  3. 3.University of NamurBelgium

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