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The study of language and the politics of community in global context

The study of language and the politics of community in global context

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


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Statementedited by David L. Hoyt and Karen Oslund.
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LC ClassificationsP
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. ;
Number of Pages256
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Open LibraryOL22740558M
ISBN 100739109553

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