Chapter 29. Language Maintenance

  1. Alan Davies and
  2. Catherine Elder
  1. Anne Pauwels

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch29

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Pauwels, A. (2008) Language Maintenance, in The Handbook of Applied Linguistics (eds A. Davies and C. Elder), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch29

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631228998

Online ISBN: 9780470757000

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Keywords:

  • immersion;
  • consequences;
  • speech;
  • navajo;
  • anthropology

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Defining Language Maintenance

  • LM and LS in the Context of Language Contact

  • LM and LS as Cross-and Interdisciplinary Fields of Research

  • Researching LM and LS: Methods, Tools, and Data

  • Factors and Forces Promoting LM or LS

  • LM Efforts: Community and Individual Strategies and Initiatives

  • Concluding Remarks