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Williams, Colin H.

  1. Diarmait Mac Giolla Chríost

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1279

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Chríost, D. M. G. 2012. Williams, Colin H.. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Colin Williams is currently a research professor in the School of Welsh at Cardiff University ( and has, for many years, been internationally recognized for his expertise in language planning and policy and in the geography of language, in particular the Welsh language.


  • language planning;
  • language policy;
  • sociolinguistics