Languages in contact and conflict [electronic resource] : contrasting experiences in the Netherlands and Belgium / edited by Sue Wright with Helen Kelly.Material type: TextPublication details: Clevedon [England] : Multilingual Matters, c1995Description: 1 online resource (92 p.)ISBN: 0585171696 (electronic bk.); 9780585171692 (electronic bk.)Subject(s): Sociolinguistics -- Netherlands -- Congresses | Languages in contact -- Netherlands -- Congresses | Sociolinguistics -- Belgium -- Congresses | Languages in contact -- Belgium -- Congresses | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Sociolinguistics | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Languages in contact and conflict.DDC classification: 306.4/4/09492 LOC classification: P40.5.L382 | N485 1995ebOnline resources: EBSCOhost
Papers presented at a series of lectures given during the spring terms of 1993 and 1994.
"Also available as Vol. 1, No. 2 of the journal Current issues in language and society"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references.
Multilingualism and education : an overview of language and education policies for ethnic minorities in the Netherlands / Sjaak Kroon and Ton Vallen -- A response to Kroon and Vallen : a parallel overview of the education policy for bilingual children in Britain / Linda Thompson -- A response to Kroon and Vallen : questions of citizenship, nationality, and social cohesiveness / Dennis Ager -- The linguistic situation in the new Belgium / Ludo Beheydt -- Language in contact and conflict : the Belgian experience and the European Union / Peter Hans Nelde -- The debate.
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