ERIC Number: EJ532592
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Is Sauce for the Goose Sauce for the Gander? Some Comparative Reflections on Minority Language Planning in North and South.
Robinson, Clinton D. W.
Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, v15 n2-3 p129-45 1994
Compares efforts to support minority languages in the developed, industrialized countries of the north and the developing countries of the southern hemisphere. The article examines whether comparable principles are being applied to minority language planning, and if not, what the underlying reasons for the differences are. (33 references) (Author/CK)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Cognitive Development, Comparative Analysis, Cultural Pluralism, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Ethics, Foreign Countries, Immigrants, Indigenous Populations, Language Attitudes, Language Planning, Official Languages, Political Issues, Public Opinion, Resource Allocation
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Cameroon; Canada