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Title Gaelic in contemporary Scotland : the revitalisation of an endangered language / edited by Marsaili MacLeod and Cassie Smith-Christmas
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2018]
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Contents Intro; GAELIC IN CONTEMPORARY SCOTLAND; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Notes on Contributors; Foreword: Assailed yet Resolute; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 The Language of the Playground: Activists Building Consensus on the Language Policy and Ethos of a New Gaelic Immersion School; 3 Mismatches between National and Local Gaelic Development: Cròileagan Dùn Èideann and the Promotion of Gaelic-medium Education; 4 Gaelic amongst Schoolchildren: Ideas on Language Change and Linguistic Choices in Gaelic
5 When School is Over and Done With: Linguistic Practices and Socio-demographic Profiles of Gaelic-medium Educated Adults6 New Speakers of Gaelic: A Historical and Policy Perspective; 7 Learning Gaelic in Adulthood: Second Language Learning in Minority Language Contexts; 8 Dlùth is Inneach: Charting Language Ideology in the Contemporary Gaelic World; 9 Gaelic Language Use in Public Domains; 10 Planning for Growth: The Professionalisation of the Taskforce for Gaelic Revitalisation; 11 Organisational Language Planning: Gaelic Language Plans in the Public Sector
Summary Examines the politics of female ship in relation to contemporary documentary practices
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed Decmeber 03, 2018)
Subject Endangered languages -- Scotland.
Linguistic minorities -- Scotland.
Scottish Gaelic language -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author MacLeod, Marsaili, editor
Smith-Christmas, Cassie, 1984- editor
ISBN 1474420664 (electronic bk.)
9781474420662 (electronic bk.)