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Title: Identity, Insecurity and Image: France and Language
Written By: Dennis Ernest Ager
Series Title: Multilingual Matters No. 112

This book is about the relationship between language and the society that uses it. It specifically aims to discover what drove and drives the French to concentrate so much on language, on what it is that characterises their approach, and on the explanations for the policies governments have pursued in the past and present.

Publication Year: 1999
Publisher: Multilingual Matters
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Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): French
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1853594431
ISBN-13: N/A
Prices: POUNDS44.95, USD75.00, CANdollars89.00

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 1853594423
ISBN-13: N/A
Prices: POUNDS14.95, USD24.95, CANdollars29.95