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Language Acquisition and Language Revitalization

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Title: Language Acquisition and Language Revitalization
Authors: O'Grady, William
Hattori, Ryoko
Keywords: language acquisition
language revitalization
endangered languages
Issue Date: Mar 2016
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Citation: O'Grady, William & Ryoko Hattori. 2016. Language Acquisition and Language Revitalization. Language Documentation & Conservation 10. 45-57.
Abstract: Intergenerational transmission, the ultimate goal of language revitalization efforts, can only be achieved by (re)establishing the conditions under which an imperiled language can be acquired by the community’s children. This paper presents a tutorial survey of several key points relating to language acquisition and maintenance in children, focusing on four matters that are of direct relevance to work on language revitalization.
Sponsor: National Foreign Language Resource Center
Pages/Duration: 13
ISSN: 1934-5275
Rights: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License
Appears in Collections:Volume 10 : Language Documentation & Conservation

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