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Author Meek, Barbra A., 1967-

Title We are our language : an ethnography of language revitalization in a Northern Athabascan community / Barbra A. Meek
Published Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 202 pages) : illustrations, map
Series First peoples, new directions in indigenous studies
First peoples (2010)
Contents ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1. Ruptured: Kaska in Context""; ""2. Endangered Languages and the Process of Language Revitalization""; ""3. Growing Up Endangered""; ""4. Manufacturing Legitimate Languages""; ""5. “We Are Our Language�: The Political Discourses of Language Endangerment""; ""6. From Revitalization to Socialization: Disjuncture and Beyond""; ""Appendix A: List of Acronyms""; ""Appendix B: Transcription Notation""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-198) and index
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Subject Athapascan languages -- Yukon -- Revival.
Kaska Indians -- Yukon -- Languages.
Language revival -- Yukon.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010017786
ISBN 0816504482 (electronic bk.)
9780816504480 (electronic bk.)