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Published: 30 October 2014

448 Pages | 30 figures


ISBN: 9780197265765

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Endangered Languages

Beliefs and Ideologies in Language Documentation and Revitalization

Edited by Peter K. Austin and Julia Sallabank

OUP/British Academy

Proceedings of the British Academy

  • Includes case studies of language endangerment and revitalisation
  • Includes critical analysis of existing literature and corrects deficiencies
  • Focuses specifically on endangered languages, giving insight into decline and revival
  • Examines the ideological basis of reactions to language endangerment, which providedes a basis for informed, reflective action