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Multilingual Education in the Arab World

  1. Moha Ennaji

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0789

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Ennaji, M. 2012. Multilingual Education in the Arab World. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

This entry deals with aspects of multilingual education in the Arab world in general from the historical and sociolinguistic points of view. The focus will be on the Maghreb, particularly Morocco. The following discussion will showcase the similarities and differences between Morocco and other Arab countries.

Keywords:

  • bilingualism;
  • language policy;
  • Middle and Near East;
  • Northern Africa;
  • sociolinguistics;
  • multilingualism