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ERIC Number: EJ313919
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Effect of Minority Group Vitality upon Its Sociopsychological Behaviour and Strategies. Part I: Theoretical Framework.
Saint-Blancat, Chantal
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v5 n6 p511-16 1984
Argues that objective conditions are always interacting with widespread "subjective definitions" to explain the variable capacities of linguistic minorities. Looks at the hypothesis formed by Giles, Bourhis, and Taylor in their theory of language in ethnic group relations as it relates to the multilingual context of the Valdotan minority, a French-speaking community in northern Italy. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Italy; Valdotan