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Dangerous Multilingualism: Northern Perspectives on Order, Purity and Normality Jan Blommaert

Dangerous Multilingualism: Northern Perspectives on Order, Purity and Normality

Jan Blommaert

Published December 24th 2012
ISBN : 9780230321410
Hardcover
330 pages
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Focuses on the endangering effects of language-ideological processes. This book looks at the challenges imposed by globalization and super-diversity on the nation state and its language situations and ideologies, and demonstrates how many of itsMoreFocuses on the endangering effects of language-ideological processes. This book looks at the challenges imposed by globalization and super-diversity on the nation state and its language situations and ideologies, and demonstrates how many of its problems rise from the tension between late-modern diversity and the (pre-)modernist responses to it.