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Endangered languages and language learning

Foundation for Endangered Languages. Conference

Endangered languages and language learning

proceedings of the conference FEL XII, 24-27 September 2008 Fryske Akademy, It Aljemint, Ljouwert/Leeuwarden, The Netherlands

by Foundation for Endangered Languages. Conference

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Published by Foundation for Endangered Languages, Fryske Academy in Bath, UK, Ljouwert/Leeurwarden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endangered languages -- Congresses,
  • Language and languages -- Study and teaching -- Congresses,
  • Indigenous peoples -- Congresses,
  • Language revival -- Congresses,
  • Education - Language - Indigenous languages,
  • Uitstervende talen,
  • Minderheidstalen,
  • Taalverwerving,
  • Taalonderwijs,
  • Europe,
  • Canada,
  • Asia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesFEL XII :
    Statementeditors, Tjeerd de Graaf, Nicholas Ostler and Reinier Salverda.
    GenreCongresses
    ContributionsGraaf, Tjeerd de., Ostler, Nicholas., Salverda, R., 1948-, Foundation for Endangered Languages., Fryske Akademy., Mercator European Research Centre on Multilingualism and Language Learning
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP40.5.E53 F68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23688604M
    ISBN 10095602100X, 9062737897
    ISBN 109780956021007, 9789062737895
    LC Control Number2009286348


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