ERIC Number: EJ647307
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Multilingual Language Policies and the Continua of Biliteracy: An Ecological Approach.
Hornberger, Nancy H.
Language Policy, v1 n1 p27-51 2002
Uses the metaphor of ecology of language to explore ideologies underlying multilingual language policies, and the continua of biliteracy framework as ecological heuristic for situating the challenges faced in implementing them. Considers community and classroom challenges inherent in implementing these new ideologies, as evident in Bolivia and post-Aparthied South Africa, two nations that have introduced transformative policies. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Bolivia; South Africa