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Minority language communities ; islands or icebergs?

Rameśa Dhoṅgaḍe

Minority language communities ; islands or icebergs?

by Rameśa Dhoṅgaḍe

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Published by Deccan College in Pune .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Pune,
  • Bombay
    • Subjects:
    • Linguistic minorities -- India -- Case studies.,
    • Bilingualism -- India -- Case studies.,
    • Gujarati language -- India -- Pune -- Case studies.,
    • Bengali language -- India -- Bombay -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R.V. Dhongde, S.R. Sharma, Krupa Kulkarni.
      ContributionsSharma, S. R., Kulkarni, Krupa., Deccan College Post-graduate and Research Institute.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP119.315 .D48 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p. ;
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2007501M
      LC Control Number90905927

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