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ERIC Number: EJ605552
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1523-5882
Language Wars: The Ideological Dimensions of the Debates on Bilingual Education.
Galindo, Rene
Bilingual Research Journal, v21 n2-3 p163-201 Spr-Sum 1997
A conceptual framework was developed to analyze ideological debates about bilingual education in California and Colorado. A discussion of language as problem, as resource, and as right reveals how viewing Spanish as a problem enables devaluation of bilingualism and the linguistic capital of Latino immigrants, and the displacement of Latino parents from participation in their children's education. (Contains 58 references.) (Author/TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California; Colorado