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ERIC Number: EJ866892
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 17
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0735-6846
Language Minority Experience: A Qualitative Study of Seven Bilinguals
Orlov, Leonid Y.; Ting, Siu-Man Raymond; Tyler, Richard E.
Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development, v48 n2 p229-245 Fall 2009
This study investigates language minority experiences of 7 heritage bilinguals via ethnographic interviewing and analytic induction. Themes are identified after qualitative clustering and contrasting of the data. Results are presented for all levels of participant-reported linguistic proficiency and researcher-inferred bilingual identity. Implications for theory building and counseling practice are discussed. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: Counselors
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A