ERIC Number: EJ599461
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Maintaining and Revitalising Indigenous Languages in Latin America: State Planning vs. Grassroots Initiatives.
Hornberger, Nancy H.
International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism, v2 n3 p159-65 1999
Introduces a collection of papers that address issues related to the maintenance and revitalization of indigenous languages in Latin and Central America. Two papers focus on the case of Quechua, another considers bilingual intercultural education to help sustain the Harakmbut languages in Peru, and the last considers one of three native language extensions of the Nicaraguan Sandinistas' National Literacy Crusade. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nicaragua; Peru