ERIC Number: EJ558885
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Present Language Situation in Kazakhstan.
Arenov, M. M.; Kalmykov, S. K.
Russian Education and Society, v39 n1 p73-83 Jan 1997
Summarizes the results of a survey documenting language use among the rural and urban populations, educational levels, occupations, and ethnic groups of Kazakhstan. Reveals that efforts to promote Kazakh over Russian have largely failed. Includes a wealth of statistical information on groups and activities within Kazakhstan. (MJP)
Descriptors: Cultural Influences, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Language Dominance, Language Fluency, Language Maintenance, Language Minorities, Language of Instruction, Multilingualism, National Surveys, Nationalism, Russian, Social Integration, Sociolinguistics
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Kazakhstan