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Author Haugen, Einar, 1906-1994.

Title The ecology of language : essays / by Einar Haugen ; selected and introduced by Anwar S. Dil
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1972


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Description xiv, 366 pages ; 24 cm
Series Language science and national development
Language science and national development.
Contents Language and immigration.--Problems of linguistic research among Scandinavian immigrants in America.--Problems of bilingualism.--The analysis of linquistic borrowing.--The confusion of tongues.--Language planning in modern Norway.--Schizoglossia and the linguistic norm.--Linguistics and language planning.--Construction and reconstruction in language planning: Ivor Aasen's grammar.--Semicommunication: the language gap in Scandinavia.--Dialect, language, nation.--National and international languages.--The Scandinavian languages as cultural artifacts.--Language planning, theory and practice.--Linguistics and dialinguistics.--The stigmata of bilingualism.--The ecology of language.--Author's postscript.--Bibliography of Einar Haugen's works, by A. S. Dil (p. [344]-366)
Analysis Sociolinguistics -- Addresses, essays, lectures
Bibliography Bibliography of Einar Haugen; pages 344-366
Subject Ecolinguistics.
LC no. 73183888
ISBN 0804708029