Language Rights and the Law in the United States: Finding Our Voices / Edition 1

Language Rights and the Law in the United States: Finding Our Voices / Edition 1

by Sandra Del Valle
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1853596582

ISBN-13: 9781853596582

Pub. Date: 04/01/2003

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd.

This book is provides a comprehensive review of the legal status of minority languages in the U.S. It also provides the historical and political context for the legal manoeuvring that culminated in landmark civil rights victories. All of the major cases in the U.S. concerning language rights are discussed in detail and in an easily accessible manner to the

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This book is provides a comprehensive review of the legal status of minority languages in the U.S. It also provides the historical and political context for the legal manoeuvring that culminated in landmark civil rights victories. All of the major cases in the U.S. concerning language rights are discussed in detail and in an easily accessible manner to the non-legal audience. The topics range from the English-only movement to consumer law, employment discrimination to international law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853596582
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters Ltd.
Publication date:
04/01/2003
Series:
Bilingual Education & Bilingualism Series, #40
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
7.03(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.76(d)

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