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Minority Languages in Education

  1. Durk Gorter

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0765

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Gorter, D. 2012. Minority Languages in Education. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Minority languages are commonly defined in relationship to the country where they are spoken.


  • educational linguistics;
  • endangered languages;
  • European Union;
  • language policy;
  • language revitalization;
  • multilingualism