Law, Language and the Multilingual State
Brohy, Claudine (editor)
Turi, Joseph-G. (editor)
Woehrling, José (editor)
The theme of the conference, “Language, Law and the Multilingual State”, was determined to investigate the state-juridical challenges facing multilingual societies. Several related issues were addressed, such as minority and indigenous languages, globalisation and diversity, language rights, language ideology and language legislation.
Keywordslinguistic law; language charters in Africa; legal; law; multilingual state; South Africa; language rights; bilingualism; language barometer; linguistic conviviality; sociolinguistic principles; linguistic autonomy
ISBN9781920382223, 9781920382216, 9781920382223
Publication date and placeBloemfontein, 2013