Focus on Bilingual Education

Essays in honor of Joshua A. Fishman

Volume 1

ISBN 9789027220806 (Eur) | EUR 125.00
ISBN 9781556191169 (USA) | USD 188.00
ISBN 9789027284785 | EUR 125.00 | USD 188.00
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This volume contains interdisciplinary essays on bilingual education in various countries of the world. Some contributions deal with policy and curricular issues with regard to minority and majority language, some consider the enrichment aspect of bilingual education. Others focus on language maintenance and revitalization, still others look at ways in which bilingual education could stabilize the functions of the societal languages. All contributions support bilingualism in society and consider how bilingual education could promote that goal. A special section is devoted to US policies and politics
[Not in series, FISHFEST 1] 1991.  x, 344 pp.
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Cummins, Jim
1992. Bilingualism and Second Language Learning. Annual Review of Applied Linguistics 13  pp. 50 ff. DOI logo
González Alonso, Jorge & Jon Andoni Duñabeitia
2023. Family Attitudes towards Multilingualism in Bilingual Education Programs and Their Relationship with Academic Performance. Behavioral Sciences 14:1  pp. 6 ff. DOI logo
Paulston, Christina Bratt & Susanne McLaughlin
1994. Language-in-Education Policy and Planning. Annual Review of Applied Linguistics 14  pp. 53 ff. DOI logo
Riagáin, Pádraig Ó & Niamh Nic Shuibhne
1997. Minority Language Rights. Annual Review of Applied Linguistics 17  pp. 11 ff. DOI logo
Spolsky, Bernard
2008. Ofelia García, Rakhniel Peltz, Harold Schiffman, & Gella Schweid Fishman, Language loyalty, continuity and change: Joshua A. Fishman's contributions to international sociolinguistics. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters, 2006. Pp. xii, 180. Hb $89.95, Pb $34.95. - Nancy Hornberger & Martin Pütz (eds.), Language loyalty, language planning and language revitalization: Recent writings and reflections from Joshua A. Fishman. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters, 2006. Pp. xiii, 259. Hb $109.95, Pb $44.95.. Language in Society 37:3  pp. 469 ff. DOI logo
Stanlaw, James
2020. Fishman, Joshua. In The International Encyclopedia of Linguistic Anthropology,  pp. 1 ff. DOI logo
Torres‐Guzmán, María E.
2012. García, Ofelia. In The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics, DOI logo

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CF: Linguistics

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LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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