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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Name: Alexandre  DuchĂȘne
Institution: Université de Fribourg
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Discourses of Endangerment
 Discourses of Endangerment
 Ideologies across Nations
 Ideologies across Nations
 Language in Late Capitalism
 Language, Migration and Social Inequalities
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Discourses of Endangerment
 Ideologies across Nations
 Language in Late Capitalism

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