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Author King, Kendall A., 1969-

Title Language revitalization processes and prospects : Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes / Kendall A. King
Published Clevedon, UK ; Buffalo, N.Y. : Multilingual Matters LTD, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (xii, 258 pages) : maps
Series Bilingual education and bilingualism ; 24
Bilingual education and bilingualism ; 24.
Contents Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Preface -- Language Revitalization -- Setting the Scene -- Language Use and Ethnic Identity in Lagunas -- Language Use and Ethnic Identity in Tambopamba -- Quichua Instruction and the Community Schools -- Prospects and Processes Revisited -- Appendices -- References -- indexes
Summary This work explores educational and community efforts to revitalize the Quichua language in two indigenous Andean communities of southern Ecuador. Analyzing the linguistic, social, and cultural processes of positive language shift, this book contributes to our understanding of formal and informal educational efforts to revitalize threatened languages
Analysis Language Revitalization
indigenous language
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 240-253) and indexes
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Subject Quechua language -- Study and teaching -- Ecuador -- Saraguro Region
Quechua language -- Ecuador -- Saraguro Region -- Grammar
Quechua Indians -- Ethnic identity
Communication and culture -- Ecuador -- Saraguro Region
Education, Bilingual -- Ecuador -- Saraguro Region
Code switching (Linguistics) -- Ecuador -- Saraguro Region
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Native American Languages.
Code switching (Linguistics)
Communication and culture
Education, Bilingual
Manners and customs
Quechua Indians -- Ethnic identity
Quechua language -- Grammar
Quechua language -- Study and teaching
Quechua (taal)
Saraguro Region (Ecuador) -- Social life and customs
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1853597074