ENGL 478 A: Language And Social Policy

Meeting Time: 
MW 12:30pm - 2:20pm
RAI 121
Bojan Belic

Additional Details:

This course examines concepts such as language death and language birth, the relationship between dialect and language. Notions of language politics, language standardization, and language codification are considered. No Prior knowledge of the language(s) necessary since most readings are general and students may work on language(s) of their choice.

Catalog Description: 
Examines the relationship between language policy and social organization; the impact of language policy on immigration, education, and access to resources and political institutions; language policy and revolutionary change; language rights.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Last updated: 
April 1, 2016 - 8:51am