Language Revitalization Processes and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes

byKendall A King

Paperback | January 24, 2001

Language Revitalization Processes and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian Andes by Kendall A King
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This work explores educational and community efforts to revitalize the Quichua language in two indigenous Andean communities of southern Ecuador. Analyzing the linguistic, social, and cultural processes of positive language shift, this book contributes to our understanding of formal and informal educational efforts to revitalize threatened languages.
Kendall A. King holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara (1991), an M.A. in TESOL from the University of Pennsylvania (1993), and a Ph.D. in Educational Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania (1997). She is presently an Assistant Professor at New York University.
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Title:Language Revitalization Processes and Prospects: Quichua in the Ecuadorian AndesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 8.36 X 5.8 X 0.56 inShipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.36 X 5.8 X 0.56 inPublished:January 24, 2001Publisher:Multilingual MattersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1853594946

ISBN - 13:9781853594946

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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