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ERIC Number: EJ657483
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0143-4632
The German-Romance Language Borders in Switzerland.
Rash, Felicity
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v23 n1-2 p112-36 2002
Focuses on language contact phenomena at the borders of Switzerland's four language communities (German, French, Italian, and Romansch), the legal status of the four Swiss national languages, and the language policies of individual bilingual and trilingual cantons. Describes the historical movements of the language boundaries, with particular focus on linguistic interference resulting from direct language contact at each of the language boundaries. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Switzerland