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ERIC Number: EJ635617
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0020-8566
The Globalisation of (Educational) Language Rights.
Skutnabb-Kangas, Tove
International Review of Education, v47 n3-4 p201-219 Jul 2001
Argues that global English usage is triggering linguistic genocide in many areas of the world. Equates globalization with war and colonization, and with power structures taking control of natural resources--including land, water, and humans. Asserts that education in a mother tongue must be a human right. (Contains 50 references.) (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Note: Special issue on globalization, language, and education.