Gaelic in Scotland

Boyd Robertson, Guus Extra (Editor), Durk Gorter (Editor)

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    Abstract

    Focuses on the Gaelic language which is largely ignored in public and official activities of the EU. Includes a presentation of demographic data combined with or followed by a general description of the sociolinguistic situation. A detailed outline of educational aspects and a brief outlook or conclusion rounds off the well-balanced article.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationThe other languages of Europe : demographic, sociolinguistic, and educational perspectives
    Place of PublicationClevedon, UK
    Pages83-101
    Number of pages18
    Publication statusPublished - 2001

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    Keywords

    • languages
    • education
    • Gaelic
    • Scotland
    • gaelic language
    • sociolingusitics

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    Robertson, B., Extra, G. (Ed.), & Gorter, D. (Ed.) (2001). Gaelic in Scotland. In The other languages of Europe : demographic, sociolinguistic, and educational perspectives (pp. 83-101). Clevedon, UK.