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Query:   EU language planning/policy
Author:  Ann Jorid Klungervik Greenall
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Sociolinguistics

Summary:   Dear members of the linguistlist,

This summary pertains to a query regarding literature in English on topics in EU language policy suitable for non-native speakers of English (first-year students). Thanks to all who responded for their kind help. Below is a list of the books and websites that were recommended:

Barbour, Stephen & Cathie Carmichael (eds.). (2000) Language and nationalism in Europe. Oxford University Press.
Burteisen, Julia. (1998/1999) Die europ?ische und franz?sische Sprachenpolitik anhand der Sprachenfrage in der Europ?ischen Union: Analyse der Problematik und L?sungsans?tze. MA thesis, Humboldt-Universit?t zu Berlin (contains a good bibliography).
Cenoz, Jasone & Jessner, Ulrike (eds.). English in Europe: The acquisition of a third language. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters.
Coulmas, Florian (ed.). (1991) A language policy for the European Community: Prospects and quandries. Mouton de Gruyter)
Guus, Extra & Gorter, Durk (eds.). (2001) The other languages of Europe: Demographic, sociolinguistic and educational perspectives. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters.
Hoffman, Charlotte (ed.). (1996) Language, culture and communication in contemporary Europe. Multilingual Matters.
Shuibhne, Niahm Nic. (2002) EC law and minority language policy: Culture, citizenship and fundamental rights. Kluwer Law International.
Wagner, Emma; Bech, Svend & Mart?nez, Jes?s M. (2002) Translating for the European Union institutions. Manchester: St. Jerome.
Wright, Sue. (2000) Community and communication: The role of language in nation state building and European integration. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters.

LL Issue: 14.837
Date Posted: 21-Mar-2003
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