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LINGUIST List 22.5153

Thu Dec 22 2011

TOC: Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa 42/2 (2011)

Editor for this issue: Justin Petro <justinlinguistlist.org>

        1.     Tara Thomas , Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa Vol. 42, No. 2 (2011)

Message 1: Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa Vol. 42, No. 2 (2011)
Date: 21-Dec-2011
From: Tara Thomas <tara.thomastaylorandfrancis.com>
Subject: Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa Vol. 42, No. 2 (2011)
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Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)

Journal Title: Language Matters: Studies in the Languages of Africa
Volume Number: 42
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2011

Subtitle: Language Politics in Africa

Main Text:

New Issue of 'Language Matters' Just Published
Special Issue: Language Politics in Africa

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Table of Contents

Theodorus du Plessis

African philosophy and the politics of language in Africa
Gerrit Brand

The origins of Belgian colonial language policies in the Congo
Michael Meeuwis

β€˜To understand lessons, think through your own languages.’ An analysis of
narratives in support of the introduction of indigenous languages in the
education system in Senegal
Ibrahima Diallo

Political and sociolinguistic obstacles to the expanded functions of Kiswahili
in Kenya
Benson Ojwang

The politics of the English language in Zimbabwe
Maxwell Kadenge & Dion Nkomo

Language policy, language visibility and the standardisation of geographical
names in South Africa – the quest for coherency
Theodorus du Plessis

Book Reviews

Language planning and policy in Kenya – a case study of Kenyan cities
Chrismi-Rinda Kotze

Linguistic human rights and language policy in the Kenyan education system
Eventhough Ndlovu

View the list of contents and abstract pages at:

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            French (fra)
                            Swahili (swh)

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