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ERIC Number: EJ537737
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0143-4632
Issues in Ethiopian Language Policy and Education.
Bloor, Thomas; Tamrat, Wondwosen
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v17 n5 p321-38 1996
Addresses the issue of language planning in pluralist Ethiopia. Offers an evaluative appraisal of the new policy that considers a number of obstacles to implementation of the policy and questions the move towards the preference of the roman alphabet to the Ethiopic syllabic writing system. (33 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Ethiopia; Ethiopian Syllabic Writing System; Giiz; Oromo; Tigrinya