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Linguistic Imperialism

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The study of linguistic imperialism focuses on how and why certain languages dominate internationally, and attempts to account for such dominance in a theoretically informed way.

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
EditorsCarol A. Chapelle
Number of pages6
Place of PublicationChichester
PublisherWiley
Publication date2013
Pages3470–3476
ISBN (electronic)9781405198431
DOIs
StatePublished - 2013

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