Advertisement

Issues in Bilingualism: A View to the Future

  • Beverly S. Hartford
Part of the Topics in Language and Linguistics book series (TLLI)

Abstract

Concerns with bilingualism and bilingual education are certainly not new: in fact throughout most of the world multilingual communities are the norm and unilingual communities are the exception. In spite of this, however, many educators have acted as though this were not true, and as if multilingualism were a deviant condition, an attitude which emerged as a correlative to universal education and spreading literacy.

Keywords

Language Policy Bilingual Education Language Variation Language Planning Minority Ethnic Community 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Beverly S. Hartford

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations