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Bilingualism in the United States

conflict and controversy

by Judith Harlan

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Bilingualism -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Language policy -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • English language -- Political aspects -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Bilingualism.,
    • English language -- Political aspects.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the politics of bilingual education, recent laws making English the official language in certain states, the movement for a constitutional amendment making English the official language of the United States, and ways in which bilingualism has been handled in other countries.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-125) and index.

      Statementby Judith Harlan.
      SeriesAn Impact book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP115.5.U5 H37 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1539943M
      ISBN 100531130010
      LC Control Number91018518
      OCLC/WorldCa23769048


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Bilingualism in the United States by Judith Harlan Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bilingualism in the United States has traditionally been transitional–a passage, over one or two generations, from monolingualism in a minority language to monolingualism in English. Teaching and Learning in Two Languages: Bilingualism and Schooling in the United States (Multicultural Education Series Book 21) out of 5 stars (3) Kindle Edition/5(3).

OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Description: pages ; 23 cm. Series Title: International journal of the sociology of language, / Responsibility. Highly competent bilingualism is probably more common in other countries, since many children growing up in the United States aren’t exposed to other languages.

The history of bilingual education in the United States has shifted between tolerance and repression depending on politics, the economy, and the size of the immigrant population. In her view, the seal of biliteracy has the power to support bilingualism for English-learners and English-fluent students who speak another language at home, but only if states want that : Corey Mitchell.

Format: Book; ISBN: ; LOC call number: PSJ4 W57 ; Published: Princeton: Princeton University Press, c   Bilingual Education, the education of two or more languages, in the United States is an important tool that helps to support and sustain the future success of our nation’s youth in a globalized Author: Westminster Journal.

Heritage Languages and Bilingualism in the United States. /_ In book: Handbook of the Changing World Language Map (pp) In the United States, bilingualism.