Language change and language planning and policy
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Published by Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, [Washington, DC] .
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  • Language maintenance -- Micronesia (Federated States),
  • Language policy -- Micronesia (Federated States),
  • Linguistic change.

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Statementby Joan Shigemoto.
SeriesPREL briefing paper
ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17127405M

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