ERIC Number: ED362058
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Atlas International de la vitalite Linguistique, Volume 1. Les langues constitutionnelles de l'Indie = International Atlas of Language Vitality. Volume 1: Constitutional Languages of India.
McConnell, Grant D., Ed.; Gendron, Jean-Denis, Ed.
This International atlas of language vitality offers a cartography of language functions, based on a quantitative measure of the vitality of each language. It covers the constitutional languages of India, and offers maps, graphs, and data tables illustrating the vitality ratings of 14 languages by state, domain of usage (religion, schools, mass media, administration, courts, legislature, manufacturing industries, sales and services, and overall), and oral and written forms. Entries are indexed. (MSE)
Descriptors: Courts, Foreign Countries, Geographic Distribution, Language Maintenance, Language of Instruction, Language Role, Legislation, Manufacturing Industry, Maps, Mass Media, Mathematical Formulas, National Surveys, Public Administration, Regional Characteristics, Religion, Service Occupations, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Geographic; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Center for Research on Language Planning, Quebec (Quebec).
Identifiers - Location: India