ANTH 3360 Language Loss: Culture, Politics, and the Self

3 hours, 3 credits

The consequences of major transformations in the use of languages from two perspectives: endangered minority language communities found around the globe and heritage language communities found in the United States. Linguistic processes; cultural consequences of the shift from one language to another; cultural, political and economic processes enabling linguistic shifts.

Prerequisite: Anthropology 1100 or 1105 or 1300 or 3135 or 2300 or permission of the chairperson.


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