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Title Linguistic minorities, society, and territory / edited by Colin H. Williams
Published Clevedon, Avon, England : Multilingual Matters, [1991]
©1991
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 330 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Multilingual matters ; 78
Multilingual matters (Series) ; 78
Contents Linguistic minorities: west European and Canadian perspectives / Colin H. Williams -- Geographical aspects of minority language situations in Italy / Paul White -- Defining the Gaeltacht: dilemmas in Irish language planning / Reg Hindley -- The geolinguistics of Breton / Humphrey Lloyd Humphreys -- Language-retreat and regeneration in the present-day Scottish Gàidhealtachd / Kenneth MacKinnon -- An essay in historical geolinguistics: Gaelic speaking in urban lowland Scotland in 1891 / C.W.J. Withers -- What future for Scotland's Gaelic-speaking communities? / Clive James -- Bicultural conflict in the context of the core-periphery model / Don Cartwright -- The spatial organisation of language in Canada, 1981 / John de Vries -- Gaelic in Nova Scotia / John Edwards -- Language made visible: representation in geolinguistics / J. Ambrose and C.H. Williams -- Conclusion: Sound language planning is holistic in nature / Colin H. Williams -- Appendix: International Seminar on Geolinguistics
Analysis Minority languages
Notes Contains rev. papers from a seminar held in May 1987 at the Dept. of Geography and Recreation Studies, North Staffordshire Polytechnic
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Areal linguistics.
Language planning.
Linguistic minorities.
Form Electronic book
Author Williams, Colin H., 1950-
North Staffordshire Polytechnic. Department of Geography and Recreation Studies.
ISBN 0585126070 (electronic bk.)
9780585126074 (electronic bk.)
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