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ERIC Number: EJ635156
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1352-0520
Swedish Tomorrow--A Product of the Linguistic Dominance of English?
Gunnarsson, Britt-Louise
Current Issues in Language & Society, v7 n1 p51-69 2000
Discusses the consequences of the dominance of English for a small language like Swedish and a small country like Sweden. Presents a survey of contrastive studies, which reveal that texts and writing in the mother tongue differ between cultures. Discusses studies of the current situation in Sweden, which reveal a serious threat towards certain linguistic domains and linguistic genres. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Sweden