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At war with diversity : US language policy in an age of anxiety

Author: James Crawford
Publisher: Clevedon [England] ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : Multilingual Matters, ©2000.
Series: Bilingual education and bilingualism, 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Bilingualism is a reality that many Americans still find difficult to accept; hence the prominence of English-only activism in US politics. This collection of essays analyzes the sources of the anti-bilingual movement, its changing directions, and its impact on education policy. The book also explores efforts to resist the English-only trend, including projects to revitalize Native American languages."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crawford, James, 1949-
At war with diversity.
Clevedon [England] ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : Multilingual Matters, ©2000
(OCoLC)604277457
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Crawford
ISBN: 1853595063 9781853595066 1853595055 9781853595059
OCLC Number: 44860908
Description: vii, 143 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Anatomy of the English-only movement --
Boom to bust : official English in the 1990s --
Endangered Native American languages : what is to be done, and why? --
Seven hypotheses on language loss --
The political paradox of bilingual education --
The Proposition 227 campaign : a post mortem.
Series Title: Bilingual education and bilingualism, 25.
Responsibility: James Crawford.
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