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Bilingualism and Language Contact Spanish, English, and Native American Languages (Bilingual Education Series) by Florence Barkin

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Published by Teachers College Press .
Written in English


  • Bilingualism & multilingualism,
  • Language and languages,
  • Bilingualism,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Education,
  • Southwestern States,
  • Languages in contact,
  • Bilingual Education,
  • Sociolinguistics

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJacob Ornstein-Galicia (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7947141M
ISBN 100807726710
ISBN 109780807726716

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