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Language Revitalization Processes and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes Kendall A. King

Language Revitalization Processes and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes

Kendall A. King

Published January 24th 2001
ISBN : 9781853594953
Hardcover
272 pages
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This work explores educational and community efforts to revitalize the Quichua language in two indigenous Andean communities of southern Ecuador. Analyzing the linguistic, social, and cultural processes of positive language shift, this bookMoreThis work explores educational and community efforts to revitalize the Quichua language in two indigenous Andean communities of southern Ecuador. Analyzing the linguistic, social, and cultural processes of positive language shift, this book contributes to our understanding of formal and informal educational efforts to revitalize threatened languages.