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The Green Book of Language Revitalization in Practice cover
  • ISBN: 9780123493538
  • ISBN10: 0123493536

The Green Book of Language Revitalization in Practice

by Kenneth Hale

  • List Price: $116.95
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Academic Pr
  • Publish date: 06/01/2001
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Language revitalization is the practice of preserving, maintaining, and in some cases, reviving endemic languages which are in danger of being lost to non-native languages. Language loss is frequently seen as a loss of social identity or as a symbol of defeat by a colonial power -- if not by those abandoning the language, then often by the next generation. Moreover, the loss is not only a matter of perceived identity. Much of the cultural, spiritual, and intellectual life of a people is experienced through language.
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