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The Resource Language shift among the Navajos : identity politics and cultural continuity, Deborah House

Language shift among the Navajos : identity politics and cultural continuity, Deborah House

Label
Language shift among the Navajos : identity politics and cultural continuity
Title
Language shift among the Navajos
Title remainder
identity politics and cultural continuity
Statement of responsibility
Deborah House
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the alarming reduction in the speaking of the Navajo language on the reservation, mapping out some of the intricacies of relations between the English and Navajo languages and the teaching of them, explaining why and how Navajos are having difficulty maintaining their native language, and making suggestions as to what can be done about this
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
497/.2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PM2007
LC item number
.H68 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Language shift among the Navajos : identity politics and cultural continuity, Deborah House
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-117) and index
Contents
Hegemony, ideology, and "culture" -- The benefits of being American -- The revitalization of Navajo culture -- Narratives of Navajo-ness -- Navajo-ization of Navajo schools -- A Navajo paradigm of reversing Navajo language shift
Control code
47831467
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 122 p., [5] p. of plates
Isbn
9780816522200
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
2001005085
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Language shift among the Navajos : identity politics and cultural continuity, Deborah House
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [111]-117) and index
Contents
Hegemony, ideology, and "culture" -- The benefits of being American -- The revitalization of Navajo culture -- Narratives of Navajo-ness -- Navajo-ization of Navajo schools -- A Navajo paradigm of reversing Navajo language shift
Control code
47831467
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvii, 122 p., [5] p. of plates
Isbn
9780816522200
Isbn Type
(paper)
Lccn
2001005085
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013.
Other physical details
ill.

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