Introduction: Viabilité de la langue et le Nord circumpolaire

Laura Siragusa, Jenanne Ferguson

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Abstract

This introduction serves to situate this special theme within the broader fields of language sustainability and language revitalisation and maintenance. It aims to highlight both the unique aspects of linguistic situations in the Circumpolar North as well as to present the under-theorised and practical concerns that speakers of Indigenous and minority languages in this broad region share with each other and speakers in similar linguistic ecologies worldwide.
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)6-11
Number of pages6
JournalAnthropologica
Volume59
Issue number1
Early online date24 Apr 2017
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2017

Keywords

  • circumpolar north
  • language sustainability
  • communicative practice
  • language maintenance
  • language endangerment
  • language ideologies

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