Language endangerment, social justice, and education in Oaxaca, Mexico

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April 27, 2016

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Haley De Korne, « Language endangerment, social justice, and education in Oaxaca, Mexico », Les Carnets du Lacito, ID : 10670/1.yaqa0s


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“Language is not a problem unless it is used as a basis for discrimination, but it has in fact been so used as far back as we have records.” Einar Haugen, 1973, The Curse of Babel, p. 54 The equal value of all systems of communication is one of the fundamental principles of the disciplines of Linguistics and Anthropology, and is also recognized in multiple international declarations on human rights. Yet this concept remains far from accepted in daily social and political practices around the ...

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