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Uniform Title Politique de Babel. English
Title Language, nation, and state : identity politics in a multilingual age / edited by Tony Judt and Denis Lacorne
Edition First edition
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004


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Description viii, 249 pages ; 22 cm
Series Europe in transition
Europe in transition (New York, N.Y.)
Contents The politics of language / Tony Judt and Denis Lacorne -- Pt. 1. The limits of national monolingualism -- Ch. 1. Difference rights and language in France / Alain Fenet -- Ch. 2. Langue d'oc, French and the construction of a state in France / Philippe Martel -- Ch. 3. Bilingualism and ethnic change in California / David Lopez -- Pt. 2. The fragility of plurilingual nations -- Ch. 4. Nationalism versus bilingualism / Astrid von Busekist -- Ch. 5. Struggling against territory : language policy in Canada / Kenneth McRoberts -- Ch. 6. Beyond multiculturalism : identity, intercultural communication, and political culture - the case of Switzerland / Uli Windisch -- Pt. 3. Nation-making and linguistic revivals -- Ch. 7. Hebrew, the language of national daily life / Alain Dieckhoff -- Ch. 8. Linguistic acculturations and reconstructions in the ULB group (Ukraine, Lithuania, and Belarus) / Daniel Beauvois -- Ch. 9. Unity and plurality in the Serbo-Croatian linguistic sphere / Paul Garde
Ch. 10. Languages in the wired world / Geoffrey Nunberg
Notes Papers presented at a conference held in Paris in Sept. 1998, co-sponsored by the Centre d'├ętudes et de recherches internationales and the Remarque Institute
"The present edition follows the French version, except for the Introduction which has been re-cast for an English readership."--Pref
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Translated from the French
Subject Language and languages -- Political aspects -- Congresses.
Multilingualism -- Political aspects -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Lacorne, Denis.
Judt, Tony.
Fondation nationale des sciences politiques. Centre d'├ętudes et de recherches internationales.
Remarque Institute (New York University)
LC no. 2003064010
ISBN 1403963932