This volume examines the role of language in the present and past creation of social, cultural, and national identities in Europe, considering the way in which language may sometimes reinforce national identity (as in England) while tending to subvert the nation-state (as in the United Kingdom). The book describes the interactive roles of language, ethnicity, culture, and institutions in the character and formation of nationalism and identity throughout Europe. A select team of international contributors consider various ...

Language and Nationalism in Europe 2002, OUP Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199250851

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Language and Nationalism in Europe 2000, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198236719