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ERIC Number: EJ657478
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0143-4632
The Dutch-French Language Border in Belgium.
Willemyns, Roland
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v23 n1-2 p36-49 2002
Describes language border fluctuations in Belgium as far as its Dutch-French portion is concerned. Examines the status and function of the language border in Belgium and of actual border fluctuations. Discusses two problem areas in detail: the "Voerstreek, and the Brussels suburban region. Language shift and language change through erosion in Brussels are analyzed as is the part played in the process by linguistic legislation. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Belgium