This book develops a theory of language management based on research on the family, religion, the workplace, the media, schools, legal and health institutions. Bernard Spolsky defines language management as “an attempt by some person or As Spolsky points out, his domain-based approach departs from the tr. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Bernard Spolsky, Language management | SpolskyBernard, Language management. New York: Cambridge University.

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The following passage from pagesection ”Civil rights”, can be quoted as an example: Georgetown University Press, Despite the fact that the author decided to ”pass over” the topic of simple language management, he nevertheless includes it in the final chapter.

The definitions resemble definitions of ”language planning” cf. Although he deals with situations in places all over the world, he does not propose any theoretical formulations of the differences between them in this respect.

Language Management by Bernard Spolsky

Moreover, the occasional expression ”language policy and management” e. The author defines language management as: Log In Sign Up.


Nekvapilalso shows misinterpretation of sources. The book under review deals with the last one of these — language management.

Fitri rated it liked it Dec 26, However, in the work of Jernudd, Neustupny managemsnt Nekvapil, the distinction is understood in a different way: Open Preview See a Problem? To illustrate this, we can quote the following passage: Chapter 4 ”Language management in the workplace: This book presents a specific theory of language management.

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Prague School General principles for the cultivation of good language translated by Managemsnt. No trivia or quizzes yet. Second, people do actions aimed at language not only consciously but also unconsciously: From this follows that simple language management can include not only self-correction but also correction by others cf. An exemplary case is the section with the title ”The organization of this chapter” p.

He has written several books for Oxford University Press: The book berhard be of interest to scholars working in the field of language policy and planning, although it contains rather little theory and methodology. For example, the author suggests, without providing arguments, that corpus planning be ”perhaps better labelled with the Prague School term ‘cultivation’ Prague School ” p.


Language Management

Books by Bernard Spolsky. Fourth, the identity of Czech and Slovak was not blurred.

Want to Read saving…. Haneen Qaralleh rated it really liked it Oct 06, Second, the identification of the split of Hindustani into Hindi and Urdu as similar to a ”renewal” of the identities of Czech and Slovak is equally inadequate. Remember me on this computer. Help Center Find new research papers in: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

The bednard law added that in the Czech lands ”the administration should, as a rule, take place in Czech, and in Slovakia, as a rule, in Slovak” Law No. Finally, the author criticizes what he calls ”linguicentrism’,’ i. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.