LINGUIST List 14.1586

Wed Jun 4 2003

Books: Sociolinguistics, English: Ager

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  • kathryn, Ideology and Image: Ager

    Message 1: Ideology and Image: Ager

    Date: Wed, 04 Jun 2003 11:01:05 +0000
    From: kathryn <>
    Subject: Ideology and Image: Ager

    Title: Ideology and Image Subtitle: Britain and Language Series Title: Multilingual Matters Publication Year: 2003 Publisher: Multilingual Matters Author: Dennis Ager, Aston University, Birmingham

    Hardback: ISBN: 1853596604, Pages: 208, Price: �46.95/US$79.95/CAN$99.95

    Paperback: ISBN: 1853596590, Pages: 208, Price: �16.95/US$27.95/CAN$39.95 Abstract:

    This book describes and evaluates recent Language Planning and Policy in the British Isles. Issues including minority language rights, language resources for the state and the citizen, and problems such as the standard English battle and policy for Welsh and Gaelic are analysed against the background of detailed study of contemporary British society and politics.

    Lingfield(s): Sociolinguistics Subject Language(s): English (Language Code: ENG) Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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