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Language, nation, and state : identity politics in a multilingual age

Author: Tony Judt; Denis Lacorne; Fondation nationale des sciences politiques. Centre d'études et de recherches internationales.; Remarque Institute (New York University)
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Series: Europe in transition (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This edited collection examines the role that language has played in forming modern European nations. With language an omnipresent issue within the European Union, the importance languages have played within the histories and present situations of member nations is a crucial topic. Drawing on an international cast of contributors, the book explores the issues of monolingualism vs. plurilingualism within individual  Read more...
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Politique de Babel. English.
Language, nation, and state.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
(DLC) 2003064010
(OCoLC)53306528
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Judt; Denis Lacorne; Fondation nationale des sciences politiques. Centre d'études et de recherches internationales.; Remarque Institute (New York University)
ISBN: 9781403982452 1403982457 9781403963932 1403963932
OCLC Number: 299750848
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 249 pages).
Contents: Introduction - Tony Judt and Denis Lacorne * Part 1: The Limits of National Monolingualism * French Jacobinism and the Challenge of Linguistic, Ethnic, and Regional Variety - Alain Fenet * Occitan: The History of Decline - Philippe Martel * Language Wars in the USA: The Case of California - David Lopez * Part 2: The Fragility of Plurilingual Nations * Nationalism versus Bilingualism: The Belgian Case - Astrid von Busekist * Struggling Against Territory: Language Policy in Canada - Kenneth McRoberts * Multiculturalism and Plurilingualism: The Swiss Experience - Uli Windisch * Part 3: Nation-Making and Linguistic Revivals * The Invention of Hebrew as a Daily Language - Alain Dieckhoff * Acculturation and Linguistic Reconstruction in Ukraine, Lithuania, and Belorusse-Daniel Beauvois * Unity and Plurality in the Serbo-Croatian Linguistic Domain - Paul Garde * Conclusion: The Internet: A New Babel? * Languages and Language Communities in the Age of Electronic Discourses - Geoffrey Nunberg
Series Title: Europe in transition (New York, N.Y.)
Other Titles: Politique de Babel.
Responsibility: edited by Tony Judt and Denis Lacorne.
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