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ERIC Number: EJ655682
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1534-8458
Asserting "Needs" and Claiming "Rights": The Cultural Politics of Community Language Education in England.
Hall, Kathleen
Journal of Language, Identity, and Education, v1 n2 p97-119 2002
Discusses the paradox involved in constructing a language policy: language is invoked as a reified object associated with essentialist constructs of identity to stand for much more complex and changing patterns of language use. Considers this paradox from the perspective of a campaign led by Sikh parents to have Punjabi introduced into curriculum in secondary school in Leeds, England. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)