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García, Ofelia

  1. María E. Torres-Guzmán

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0444

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Torres-Guzmán, M. E. 2012. García, Ofelia. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Ofelia García, Professor in the PhD Program in Urban Education and Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages at the Graduate Center at the City University of New York, is a renowned international scholar in the fields of bilingual and multilingual education, the education of minoritized language groups, language policy, and the sociology of language.


  • bilingualism;
  • language policy;
  • sociolinguistics;
  • multilingualism