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The Welsh language in Wales: a story of enlightened progress?

Evas, Jeremy 2016. The Welsh language in Wales: a story of enlightened progress? In: Day, Delyn, Rewi, Poia and Higgins, Rawinia eds. The Journeys of Besieged Languages., Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 212-248.

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This chapter traces the genesis of the current sociolinguistic and sociopsychological situation of the Welsh language in Wales, starting with the effects of the homogenising nation state (based on Romantic Nationalist philosophy), and leading on to an analysis of the latest state of play in language planning and policy for the Welsh language.

Item Type: Book Section
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Welsh
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
P Language and Literature > PB Modern European Languages > PB1001 Celtic languages and literature
P Language and Literature > PQ Romance literatures
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 9781443899437
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2020 15:13

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