A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
This volume covers the language situation in the Czech Republic, European
Union and Northern Ireland explaining the linguistic diversity, the
historical and political contexts and the current language situation -
including language-in-education planning, the role of the media, the role
of religion, and the roles of non-indigenous languages. The authors are
indigenous and/or have been participants in the language planning context.