Language Policy in Britain and France

The impact of policies (Chapter 10) - Sexist language in France - Industrial Language Training Why have we chosen France and Britain? France and Britain have quite different approaches to policy-making in language.

Language Policy in Britain and France

Examines the making of language policy, and language policy itself, in Britain and France, looking at how disciplines such as sociolinguistics and the analysis of the political process help in studying language policy and policymaking. Details stages, methods, and outcomes of the policymaking process, and compares policies in the two countries, with case studies on areas including the Welsh Language Act of 1993 and language policy for immigrants.

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Language Policy in Britain and France
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Dennis Ernest Ager
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-02-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Examines the making of language policy, and language policy itself, in Britain and France, looking at how disciplines such as sociolinguistics and the analysis of the political process help in studying language policy and policymaking. Details stages, methods, and outcomes of the policymaking process, and compares policies in the two
Motivation in Language Planning and Language Policy
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: D. E. Ager
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

The author concludes from these data that dynamic identity construction, followed by willingness to act in conformity with expectations, are key elements in the planned behaviour and reasoned action which all authorities take in relation to language."--BOOK JACKET.
French Language Policies and the Revitalisation of Regional Languages in the 21st Century
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Michelle A. Harrison, Aurélie Joubert
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-11 - Publisher: Springer

This edited volume presents an analysis of the evolution of French language policies and their impact on French regional languages and their communities. It gathers studies on language revitalisation from several territorial minority languages (Breton, Alsatian, Catalan, Occitan, Basque, Corsican, Francoprovençal, Picard, Reunionese) and evaluates the challenges and opportunities that
Language Planning and Policy
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Anthony Liddicoat, Richard B. Baldauf
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

Language problems potentially exist at all levels of human activity, including he local contaxts of communities & institutions. This volume explores the ways in which language planning works as a local activity in a wide variety of contexts around the world & deals with a wide range of language planning
Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning
Language: en
Pages: 1168
Authors: Eli Hinkel
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This landmark volume provides a broad-based, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learning. Fifty-seven chapters are organized in eight thematic sections: *social contexts of second language learning; *research methodologies in second-language learning, acquisition, and teaching; *contributions of applied linguistics to the teaching and learning