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ERIC Number: EJ261706
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Mother Tongue Education and Minority Languages: A Question of Values and Costs.
Ure, Jean
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v2 n4 p303-08 1981
Discusses three reasons for using mother tongue in education including preservation of cultural traditions, development of creative thought, and links between school and home. Describes creation of language-neutral materials developing graphic and symbolic skills other than writing as way to minimize cost. (Author/BK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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