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ERIC Number: EJ387358
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Linguistic Denial and Linguistic Self-Denial: American Ideologies of Language.
Sonntag, Selma K.; Pool, Jonathan
Language Problems and Language Planning, v11 n1 p46-65 Spr 1987
Examines debates involving three speech communities in the United States: standard English, Black English, and Spanish. The analysis focuses on languages in which electoral activities take place and in which public school instruction is conducted. The major American ideologies of language are similar in their denial of linguistic inequality. (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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