Language and minority rights : ethnicity, nationalism and the politics of language / Stephen May.
By: May, StephenCall number: 306.44 M467L 2012 Material type: BookPublisher: New York ; London : Routledge, 2012. Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xiv, 434 p.ISBN: 9780805863079 (hbk.).Subject(s): Language and languages -- Political aspects | Linguistic minorities | Ethnicity | Nationalism | Language and education | Sociolinguistics
The denunciation of ethnicity -- Nationalism and its discontents -- Liberalism and multiculturalism -- Language, identity, rights and representation -- Language, education and minority rights -- Monolingualism, mobility and the pre-eminence of English -- The rise of regionalism: reinstating minority languages -- Indigenous rights: self-determination, language and education -- Reimagining the nation-state.