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

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ANTHR 18.5.
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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 1200 or 1300 or 1400 or a Pathways required or flexible core course or 2300 or permission of the chairperson.


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