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Languages in a globalising world / edited by Jacques Maurais and Michael A. Morris.

Contributor(s): Maurais, Jacques | Morris, Michael A.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, c2003Description: xv, 345 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0521821738 (hb.); 9780521821735; 0521533546 (pb.); 0511042876; 9780511042874.Subject(s): Sociolinguistics | Language and languages -- Political aspectsDDC classification: 401.41 Online resources: WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents Towards a new global linguistic order? / Jacques Maurais -- The geostrategies of interlingualism / Mark Fettes -- Language policy and linguistic theory / Douglas A. Kibbee -- Babel and the market : geostrategies for minority languages / Jean Laponce -- Forecasting the fate of languages / William F. Mackey -- Language geostrategy in eastern and central Europe : assessment and perspectives / Ferenc Fodor and Sandrine Peluau -- Languages and supranationality in Europe : the linguistic influence of the European Union / Claude Truchot -- Regional blocs as a barrier against English hegemony? The language policy of Mercosur in South America / Rainer Enrique Hamel -- Effects of North American integration on linguistic diversity / Michael A. Morris -- Sociolinguistic changes in transformed Central Asian societies / Birgit N. Schlyter -- Language and script in Japan and other East Asian countries : between insularity and technology / Stefan Kaiser -- Sub-Saharan Africa / Roland J.-L. Breton -- Australasia and the South Pacific / Richard B. Baldauf Jr. and Paulin G. Djité -- The international standing of the German language / Ulrich Ammon -- Arabic and the new technologies / Foued Laroussi -- Russian in the modern world / Vida IO. Mikhalchenko and Yulia Trushkova -- Geolinguistics, geopolitics, geostrategy : the case of French / Robert Chadenson -- Towards a scientific geostrategy for English / Grant D. McConnell -- On Brazilian Portuguese in Latin American integration / Maria da Graça Krieger -- The search for a global linguistic strategy / Humphrey Tonkin.
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"Originally published in French as 'Géostratégies des langues' in Terminogramme by Les Publications de Québec 2001" -- t.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references.

Table of contents Towards a new global linguistic order? / Jacques Maurais --
The geostrategies of interlingualism / Mark Fettes --
Language policy and linguistic theory / Douglas A. Kibbee --
Babel and the market : geostrategies for minority languages / Jean Laponce --
Forecasting the fate of languages / William F. Mackey --
Language geostrategy in eastern and central Europe : assessment and perspectives / Ferenc Fodor and Sandrine Peluau --
Languages and supranationality in Europe : the linguistic influence of the European Union / Claude Truchot --
Regional blocs as a barrier against English hegemony? The language policy of Mercosur in South America / Rainer Enrique Hamel --
Effects of North American integration on linguistic diversity / Michael A. Morris --
Sociolinguistic changes in transformed Central Asian societies / Birgit N. Schlyter --
Language and script in Japan and other East Asian countries : between insularity and technology / Stefan Kaiser --
Sub-Saharan Africa / Roland J.-L. Breton --
Australasia and the South Pacific / Richard B. Baldauf Jr. and Paulin G. Djité --
The international standing of the German language / Ulrich Ammon --
Arabic and the new technologies / Foued Laroussi --
Russian in the modern world / Vida IO. Mikhalchenko and Yulia Trushkova --
Geolinguistics, geopolitics, geostrategy : the case of French / Robert Chadenson --
Towards a scientific geostrategy for English / Grant D. McConnell --
On Brazilian Portuguese in Latin American integration / Maria da Graça Krieger --
The search for a global linguistic strategy / Humphrey Tonkin.

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