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ERIC Number: EJ329900
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Some Methodological Aspects of Self-Report Questions on Language and Ethnicity.
deVries, John
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v6 n5 p347-68 1985
Analyzes the self-report questions on language and ethnicity used in population censuses. Attempts to show the methodological consequences of specific question phrasings for the measurement of language maintenance and shift and of ethnic group maintenance and assimilation. Supports the analysis with examples from U.S. and Canadian censuses. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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