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ERIC Number: EJ561198
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0790-8318
The Irish Language in Britain: A Case Study of North West England.
Craith, Mairead Nic; Leyland, Janet
Language, Culture and Curriculum, v10 n3 p171-85 1997
Sketches presence of Irish language in Britain in nineteenth and twentieth centuries. First, reviews emigration of Irish-speakers from Ireland in nineteenth century. Attention focuses on problems encountered by speakers of Irish in England in last century. Offers a profile of number of people who learn Irish in evening classes in North West of England, and outlines views of vitality of Irish in Britain. (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)