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ERIC Number: EJ548455
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1911
Linguistic Minorities and Education in Japan.
Maher, John
Educational Review, v49 n2 p115-27 Jun 1997
The ideology of a monolingual and monoracial Japan is being challenged by increasing language diversity in communities where Ainu, Ryukyuan, Chinese, English, Japanese Sign Language, Korean, and other languages are spoken. Government policies and school textbooks still resist the notion of a multilingual Japan. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan