Search for dissertations about: "language planning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 swedish dissertations containing the words language planning.

  1. 1. The Sango Language and Its Lexicon (SÍnd‚-y‚ng‚ tÓ SšngŲ)

    Author : Christina Thornell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Linguistics; lexical semantics; lexicology; language planning; language contact; functional linguistics; language typology; Ubangi language; pidgin creole; Sango; Central African Republic; Lingvistik; lingua franca; extended pidgin kreolspråk; basic verbs;

    Abstract : This doctoral dissertation is an overview of the recently arisen Sango language spoken in the Central African Republic. The overview contains a sociolinguistic and linguistic dimension with a lexical-semantic focus. READ MORE

  2. 2. Group Planning among L2 Learners of Italian: A Conversation Analytic Perspective

    University dissertation from Urbana-Champaign : IDEALS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Author : Silvia Kunitz; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMH√ĄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; conversation analysis; planning; second language studies; group work; language alternation; spr√•kdidaktik; Language Education;

    Abstract : In line with the call for a process-oriented and ecologically sound approach to planning in SLA (Ellis, 2005), and with the behavioral approach adopted in other fields (Murphy, 2004, 2005; Suchman, 1987, 2007), the present work applies Conversation Analysis to the study of group planning. The participants are four groups of adult learners of Italian as a foreign language, engaged in the preparation of a classroom presentation in their L2. READ MORE

  3. 3. Language change vs. stability in conservative language communities. A case study of Icelandic

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Finnur Fri√įriksson; G√∂teborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; language stability; attitudes to language; linguistic nationalism; language planning; social networks; Icelandic; ?dative sickness?; case inflections; ?new passive?; ?am-to-frenzy?;

    Abstract : This dissertation is a study in language stability. Icelandic, which is regarded by many as a prime example of a stable language, is chosen as a vehicle for an examination of this field. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performing Bilingualism in Wales with the Spotlight on Welsh A Study of Language Policy and the Language Practices of Young People in Bilingual Education

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Nigel John Musk; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bilingualism; Bilingual education; Diglossia; Language practices; Language policy and planning; Wales; Welsh; Code-switching; Performativity; Discourse analysis; Conversation Analysis; Tvåspråkighet; Tvåspråkig utbildning; Diglossi; Språkliga praktiker; Språkplanering och språkpolitik; Wales; Walesiska; Kodväxling; Performativitet; Diskursanalys; Samtalsanalys; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Bilingualism; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Tvåspråkighet;

    Abstract : The recently established National Assembly for Wales (with the vision of a ‚Äútruly bilingual Wales‚ÄĚ) and bilingual schools are but two major sites in which bilingualism is reconstituting and repackaging Welsh.By close examination of the discourse(s) of language policy texts, the public discourse of one bilingual secondary school and the discussions of four focus groups composed of pupils from the same school, this study identifies three types of discourse which are particularly salient in contemporary Wales: a globalising discourse, a nationalist discourse and an ecology-of-language discourse. READ MORE

  5. 5. Problems of language and communication in children; Identification and intervention

    University dissertation from Department of Logopedics, Phoniatrics and Audiology, Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Barbro Bruce; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH H√ĄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH H√ĄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; auditive system and speech; Otorinolaryngologi; audiology; Medicin m√§nniska och djur ; Otorhinolaryngology; Interaction; Medicine human and vertebrates ; Intervention; Screening; Language and communication problems; audiologi; h√∂rsel- och talorganen; ADHD; Identification; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TV√ĄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMR√ÖDEN; Medicine; language development; language disorders; language intervention;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen handlar om språk- och kommunikationsproblem hos barn. Den består av fyra studier, varav de två första behandlar frågan om hur och när sådana svårigheter kan identifieras och de två följande om hur man kan stödja och stimulera barn med språkstörning inom ramen för dels naturliga, och dels professionella samtalskontexter. READ MORE