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BGE at EHP

Posted by asecoli - August 21, 2012

When discussing the idea of a European municipal project on the connotations of words, contacts of the Europäisches Haus Pappenheim showed much interest in the concept of Basic Global English. It seems that among the “middle” and “elder” generation, English is much less known that the EHP had expected. Therefore, an additional preparatory phase has now been implemented in the project plan.

Joachim Grzega

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International Mother Language Day

Posted by asecoli - Februar 21, 2012

Today is UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day. If you are familiar with German, see the contribution on my German blog.

 

Joachim Grzega

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New book on European languages and cultures

Posted by asecoli - Januar 31, 2012

If you are familiar with German, you may be interested in my latest book Europas Sprachen und Kulturen im Wandel der Zeit, available at amazon.de.

Joachim Grzega

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The Socioeconomic Power of Language Policies

Posted by asecoli - November 8, 2011

My latest work on the field of socioeconomic linguistics has now appeared in the International Journal for the Sociology of Languages. The empirical study is entitled “On the correlation between socioeconomics and policies of languages in official contexts”. The article deals with the question of how the socioeconomic performance of countries is correlated with the kind and number of languages for official contexts. Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »

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