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Author Amara, Muhammad, author

Title Arabic in Israel : language, identity and conflict / Muhammad Amara
Published Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge studies in language and identity
Routledge studies in language and identity.
Contents Preface -- Language, identity and conflict -- Internal and external challenges of the Arabic language -- Internal and regional contexts and the Arabic language in Israel -- The status of the Arabic language in Israel -- Features of the Arabic language in Israel -- Arabic in the shadow of Hebraization -- English in the Palestinian linguistic repertoire in Israel -- Hebraization of Arabic place names -- The current linguistic landscape in the Palestinian Arab localities in Israel -- The Arabic language in the Palestinian Arab education system -- Teaching Arabic in Jewish schools: language of the neighbour or the enemy? -- Language ideology and attitudes: Arabic language academies and future vision documents -- Epilogue: facing the challenges -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Arabic language -- Political aspects -- Israel.
Arabic language -- Study and teaching -- Israel.
Hebrew language -- Influence on Arabic
Language policy -- Israel.
Languages in contact -- Israel.
Palestinian Arabs -- Israel -- Languages.
Sociolinguistics -- Israel.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017020931
ISBN 1315160935
9781315160931 (Master)
9781351663878 (Mobi/Kindle)
9781351663885 ( ePub)
9781351663892 (pdf)
(hardback : alk. paper)