Language attitudes in sub-Saharan Africa : a sociolinguistic overview /

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Author / Creator:Adegbija, Efurosibina E., 1952-
Imprint:Clevedon, Avon ; Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters, Ltd., c1994.
Description:viii, 130 p. ; 22 cm.
Language:English
Series:Multilingual matters ; 103
Multilingual matters (Series) 103.
Subject:Sociolinguistics -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Multilingualism -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Multilingualism.
Sociolinguistics.
Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1631558
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ISBN:1853592390 (hard) : £24.95 (est.) (U.S. $49.00 : est.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-130) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The Language Scenario in Sub-Saharan African Countries
  • 2. The Sociohistorical Foundations of Language Attitudes in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • 3. Language Attitudes Research in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • 4. Small Languages, Big Languages: Attitudinal Dimensions of Language Speaker Power and Numbers in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • 5. Attitudinal Perspectives of Language Use in Education
  • 6. Some Implications of Language Attitudes Research in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Appendix: Questionnaire on Language Attitudes.