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.
Language problems potentially exist at all levels of human activity,
including the local contexts of communities and institutions. This volume
examines the ways in which language planning works as a local activity in a
wide variety of contexts around the world and dealing with a wide range of
language planning issues.