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ERIC Number: EJ558133
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-1076-285X
Power and Deference: Bilingual Decision Making in Inuit Homes.
Crago, Martha B.; Chen, Clair; Genesee, Fred; Allen, Stanley M.
Journal for a Just and Caring Education, v4 n1 p78-95 Jan 1998
Parents in communities experiencing rapid language and culture change face particular discourse issues as they construct their homes' language and culture. This article discusses particular language decisions and influences faced by families from two Inuit communities in Arctic Quebec. In most homes, there were fluid boundaries with no conscious strategies for language use aimed at children expected to learn two languages. (26 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Cultural Change; Quebec