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ERIC Number: EJ465591
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0950-0782
Language, Education and Political Power: Some Reflections on the North-South Relationships.
Watson, Keith
Language and Education, v6 n2-4 p99-121 1992
The use of language for political control, cultural preservation, or destruction between Southern Hemisphere countries and their former colonial masters is discussed. Linguistic and educational policy dilemmas in multiethnic, multilingual African countries suggest that linguistic dependency is leading to both technological dependency and scientific/technological marginalization. (67 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Africa