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The linguistic minorities of New York City

by Suzanne DeCamp

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Published by Community Service Society, Dept. of Public Policy, Population Studies Unit in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Linguistic minorities -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (leaves 75-77).

      Statementby Suzanne DeCamp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP119.315 .D37 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 77 leaves :
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1320476M
      ISBN 100881561142
      LC Control Number92195680
      OCLC/WorldCa26192954

      PROMOTING AND PROTECTING MINORITY RIGHTS. Note. The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply. the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its authorities, or concerningFile Size: 1MB. 33 Linguist jobs available in New York, NY on Apply to Linguist, Localization Manager, Engineer and more!

      Ethnolect, dialect, and linguistic repertoire in New York City Kara Becker Introduction One way to conceptualize the ethnolect is to look beyond the fixed category when considering the role of ethnicity in speaker production. This paper adopts a linguistic repertoire approach (GumperzFile Size: KB. This book has been cited by the following publications. The rights of internal linguistic minorities pp By Alan Patten, Associate Professor of Political Science Timothy McVeigh and the Oklahoma City Bombing. New York: Regan Books. Mill, John Stuart. [] On Liberty and Other Essays. John Gray ed. Oxford: Oxford.

      The English Only Restaurant was published in New York in , during the resurgence of nativist sentiment in the United States, a national phenomenon that some sociologists consider to be "a backlash against legislative and judicial tolerance toward linguistic minorities in the areas of civil rights, voting rights and educational opportunities" (Marshall 22).   In , The Museum of the City of New York opened its first permanent exhibition on the evolution of the city, starting with the “striving Dutch village” of New Amsterdam.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: DeCamp, Suzanne. Linguistic minorities of New York City. New York, NY: Community Service Society, Dept. of. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: map ; 24 cm: Contents: Foreword / Ofelia Garcia, Joshua A.

Fishman --New York's multilingualism: World languages and their role in a U.S. city / Ofelia Garcia --The Language of Early Arrivals: Still Encountered --Irish in nineteenth century New York /. Linguistic rights are the human and civil rights concerning the individual and collective right to choose the language or languages for communication in a private or public atmosphere.

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Francesco Capotorti, Study of the Rights of Persons Belonging to Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities (New York: United Nations). Extract from Annex II, p. Amartya Sen, ‘Rights, Laws and Language’, Oxford Journal of Legal Stud 3,6.

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Lost in transculturation: The case of bilingual education in New York City. Linguistic LAUD Agency. Series A, Paper No. Universitat Duisburg-Essen, pp. García, O. Nouvelles espérances et barrières dans le domaine de l’éducation aux et Migrations (France) no.

(Novembre. As with racial profiling, linguistic profiling places certain stigmas on accents or dialects. Baugh begins by discussing discriminatory linguistic profiling, and the approval of its use by Judge Ito in the O.J.

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New York: United Nations. Chomsky, N.A. Language in the Inner City: studies in the Black English vernacular. Berlin and New York: Mouton de Gruyter. On the one hand, we observe a tendency towards a pole of monolingualism, insofar as the city is the centre where the unitary linguistic model is the strongest, for both its permanent inhabitants and the new arrivals, because the dominant language is a necessary and indispensable tool for interaction, as well as a symbol of integration Author: Elana Shohamy.

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