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Language, Society and State : From Colonization to Globalization in Taiwan (Hardcover) (Gareth Price)

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Using Taiwan as a case study, this book constructs an innovative theory of a political sociology of language. Through documentary and ethnographic data and a comparative-historical method the book illustrates how language mediates interactions between society and the state and becomes politicized as a resu how language, politics and power are intertwined processes; and how these processes are not isolated in institutions but socially embedded.

Number of Pages: 300
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Series Title: Language and Social Life
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: De Gruyter
Author: Gareth Price
Language: English
Street Date: January 15, 2018
TCIN: 51655051
UPC: 9781614516682
Item Number (DPCI): 248-27-5974
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