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Author Yu, Xing (Political scientist)

Title Language and state : an inquiry into the progress of civilization / Xing Yu
Published Lanham, Maryland : University Press of America, Incorporated, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 440 pages)
Contents Language and state formation -- Language and state governance -- Language and state spirit
Summary This book argues that a primitive society is formed on the basis of kinship ties while a civilized society is formed on the basis of language. Yu presents a new theory about the importance of language in the growth of the state. <br />
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-429) and index
Notes English
Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed
Subject Language policy.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Language policy
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021676201
ISBN 9780761862017