ERIC Number: EJ443070
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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"Resisting Arrest" in Status Planning: Structural and Covert Impediments to Status Change.
Schiffman, Harold F.
Language and Communication, v12 n1 p1-15 Jan 1992
An examination of the cases of English in India and Malaysia and High German in Switzerland illustrates the many contradictions and difficulties in language policy and their effects on language status planning in terms of overt and covert language policies, linguistic register and repertoire, and the congruence between policy and polity. (34 references) (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Identifiers - Location: India; Malaysia; Switzerland