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Title: Trilingualism in Family School and Community
Edited By: Charlotte Hoffmann
Jehannes Ytsma
Series Title: Bilingual Education & Bilingualism

Countries in Africa, America, Asia and Europe provide the sociolinguistic contexts described in this volume. They involve settings where three or more languages are spoken and where speakers are trilingual. With the focus on family, school and the wider community, the book illustrates personal, social, cultural and political factors contributing to the acquisition and maintenance of trilingualism and highlights a rich pattern of trilingual language use.

Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853596930
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 242
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853596922
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 242
Prices: £24.95/US$39.95/CAN$49.95