ERIC Number: EJ653940
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Languages Left Behind: Keeping Taiwanese off the World Wide Web.
Jordan, David K.
Language Problems & Language Planning, v26 n2 p111-27 Sum 2002
Describes the unicode project, which is working toward a single computer encoding scheme for all the worlds' scripts. It focuses on the special challenge of encoding Chinese characters, and uses the example of Hokkien, a Chinese dialect spoken by most people in Taiwan, to explore the problem of unorthodox, unstable, or unofficial scripts. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Taiwan