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ERIC Number: EJ608683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-0068
Languages of Scotland: Culture and the Classroom.
Matheson, Catherine; Matheson, David
Comparative Education, v36 n2 p211-21 May 2000
Traces the history of usage of two indigenous languages of Scotland: Gaelic, used largely in the Highlands, and Scots, which developed in parallel with English and is often unrecognized as a separate language because of mutual comprehensibility. Examines changing attitudes toward these languages in educational policy and practices, and current efforts toward language revival and maintenance. (Contains 33 references.) (SV)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Scotland)