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Revitalizing Endangered Languages

Edited by Justyna Olko & Julia Sallabank

Revitalizing Endangered Languages "This guidebook provides ideas and strategies, as well as some background, to help with the effective revitalization of endangered languages. It covers a broad scope of themes including effective planning, benefits, wellbeing, economic aspects, attitudes and ideologies."

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Journal Information

Title: Alternation: Journal of the Centre for the Study of Southern African Literature and Languages
Publisher: University of KwaZulu-Natal
Description: Alternation is a peer-reviewed journal for the study of Southern African literature and languages. A special issue of the journal will focus on:

Languages and changing contexts: Sociolinguistic perspectives

Language, power and identity (gender/ race/class/ethnicity/nationality/religion/etc) Language and HIV/Aids Language contact phenomena Language variation Language and education Language planning, policy and rights Multilingualism and diglossia Language acquisition (L1, L2 and foreign) Theoretical/methodological challenges in Sociolinguistics Other language-related areas

ISSN: 1023-1757
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics