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WP306 When language policy is not enough
By focusing predominantly on discourse production and language management, language policy research de-emphasizes the material sources of inequality. The paper argues that language management, often restricted by ritualistic and symbolic gestures, …
Key words: Kazakhstan, language policy, language revitalization, social inequality
WP168 Negotiating language diversity and social inequality: Policies and practices at South City Primary School.
This paper presents initial results from a study of language diversity among students in a Cape Town primary school and of school staff perceptions and responses to that diversity. It views classrooms and schools as sites where policy is ?enacted? …
Key words: language diversity, language policy, language practice, social inequality