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ERIC Number: EJ534232
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-2690
British Language Policies and Imperialism in India.
Rahman, Tariq
Language Problems and Language Planning, v20 n2 p91-115 Sum 1996
Discusses how British language policies in India during the 18th and 19th centuries were characterized by a controversy between Anglicists and Orientalists. A study of the controversy shows a close relationship between language policies and political power. (36 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: India; United Kingdom (Great Britain)