African Languages, Development and the State by Richard Fardon
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African Languages, Development and the State
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African Languages, Development and the State

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African Languages, Development and the State by Richard Fardon

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This shows that multilingusim does not pose for Africans the problems of communication that Europeans imagine and that the mismatch between policy statements and their pragmatic outcomes is a far more serious problem for future development

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415094764
ISBN-10: 0415094763
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 268
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Nov-1993
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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