Minority languages of China

This chapter looks at language endangerment in the People's Republic of China, focusing on three of the main factors that influence language maintenance in China today: increased contact due to population movements and c
This chapter looks at language endangerment in the People's Republic of China, focusing on three of the main factors that influence language maintenance in China today: increased contact due to population movements and changes in the economy; the population policies of the government, particularly the identification of nationalities and languages; and the education system, particularly bilingual education. Finally, we give a brief account of the major efforts to document endangered languages.
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Author:Dory Poa, Randy J. LaPolla
URN:urn:nbn:de:hebis:30-1157532
Document Type:Article
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):2010/07/13
Year of first Publication:2007
Publishing Institution:Univ.-Bibliothek Frankfurt am Main
Release Date:2010/07/13
SWD-Keyword:Bedrohte Sprache; Chinesisch; Sinotibetische Sprachen ; Sprachkontakt
Source:http://victoria.linguistlist.org/~lapolla//rjlapolla/papers/Minority_Languages.pdf ; (in:) The Vanishing Languages of the Pacific Rim, ed. by Osahito Miyaoka and Michael E. Krauss. - Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007, S. 337-354
HeBIS PPN:22884410X
Dewey Decimal Classification:400 Sprache
Sammlungen:Linguistik
Linguistic-Classification:Linguistik-Klassifikation: Bilingualismus/Mehrsprachigkeit / Bilingualism/Multilingualism
Licence (German):License Logo Veröffentlichungsvertrag für Publikationen

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