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Indigenous Literacies in the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Nancy H. Hornberger
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary
Indigenous Language Revitalization in the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Serafín M. Coronel-Molina, Teresa L. McCarty
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-28 - Publisher: Routledge

Focusing on the Americas – home to 40 to 50 million Indigenous people – this book explores the history and current state of Indigenous language revitalization across this vast region. Complementary chapters on the USA and Canada, and Latin America and the Caribbean, offer a panoramic view while tracing nuanced
The Anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Harry Sanabria
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-16 - Publisher: Routledge

The first single-authored comprehensive introduction to major contemporary research trends, issues, and debates on the anthropology of Latin America and the Caribbean. The text provides wide and historically informed coverage of key facets of Latin American and Caribbean societies and their cultural and historical development as well as the roles
Language Planning and Policy in Native America
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Teresa L. McCarty
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-19 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

Comprehensive in scope and rich in detail, this book explores language planning, language education, and language policy for diverse Native American peoples across time, space, and place. Based on long-term collaborative and ethnographic work with Native American communities and schools, the book examines the imposition of colonial language policies against
Resources in Education
Language: en
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Authors: Teresa L. McCarty
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher:

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