Native American Language Ideologies: Beliefs, Practices & Struggles – Paul V. Kroskitty

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This book samples the language ideologies of a wide range of Native American communities to show their role in sociocultural transformation. The contributors discuss the impact of contemporary language issues on grammar, language use, the…

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This book samples the language ideologies of a wide range of Native American communities to show their role in sociocultural transformation. The contributors discuss the impact of contemporary language issues on grammar, language use, the relation between language and social identity, and emergent language ideologies themselves in Native American speech communities.