The Rise and Fall of the Ethnic Revival

The ethnicity revival of the mid-60s was totally unanticipated, both as to time and place by the very disciplines presumably best ... Its rise and fall cannot be grasped in the absence of understanding the “thing itself.

The Rise and Fall of the Ethnic Revival

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary field in which various approaches, theoretical and empirical, supplement and complement each other. The series invites the attention of linguists, language teachers of all interests, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists, historians etc. to the development of the sociology of language.

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The Rise and Fall of the Ethnic Revival
Language: en
Pages: 547
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman, Michael H. Gertner, Esther G. Lowy, William G. Milán
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary
The Influence of Language on Culture and Thought
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Language and culture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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The Rise and Fall of the Caucasian Race
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Bruce Baum
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

The term “Caucasian” is a curious invention of the modern age. Originating in 1795, the word identifies both the peoples of the Caucasus Mountains region as well as those thought to be “Caucasian”. Bruce Baum explores the history of the term and the category of the “Caucasian race” more broadly
Reversing Language Shift
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01-01 - Publisher: Multilingual Matters

This book is about the theory and practice of assistance to speech-communities whose native languages are threatened because their intergenerational continuity is proceeding negatively, with fewer and fewer speakers (or readers, writers and even understanders) every generation.
Actes du Colloque international sur l'aménagement linguistique
Language: en
Pages: 428
Authors: Université Laval. Centre international de recherches sur le bilinguisme
Categories: Aménagement linguistique - Congrès
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Presses Université Laval

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