A Historical View on Language Ecology and Language Planning

7 March 2012, 17:15 - 19:00

CRASSH

Nadège Lechevrel (EHESS, NIAS) 


Ecological approaches are diffuse in the language sciences and are not to be mistaken for evolutionary models of language change. We will present a range of ecological approaches in language planning so as to offer an historical perspective on the treatment of languages in contact.

 

 

Open to all.  No registration required.

Part of the Cambridge Endangered Languages and Cultures Group, seminar series.
For more information about the group please click the link on the right hand of this  page.