ERIC Number: EJ570811
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
The Critical State of Aboriginal Languages in Canada.
Kirkness, Verna J.
Canadian Journal of Native Education, v22 n1 p93-107 1998
Discusses the current endangered state of Canada's indigenous languages and the culpability of church and state in this situation. Presents legal and moral reasons why the Government of Canada should enact legislation to protect and revitalize Aboriginal languages. Offers examples of similar legislation enacted in the Northwest Territories and other countries. Contains 18 references and additional bibliography. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada