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ERIC Number: EJ622839
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9916
The English-Only Movement: A Communication Analysis of Changing Perceptions of Language Vitality.
Barker, Valerie; Giles, Howard; Noels, Kimberly; Duck, Julie; Hecht, Michael; Clement, Richarde
Journal of Communication, v51 n1 p3-37 Mar 2001
Offers an extensive literature review across disciplines and media reports on the potential impact of the English-only movement. Examines how Anglo support for English-only policies limits the use, promotion, and salience of minority languages like Spanish in institutional settings and in the linguistic landscape. Examines language vitality theory; perceptions of intergroup vitality; language policy in education; and English-only arguments and research. (SR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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