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Language policy in Canada: Current issues

a selection of the proceedings of the papers dealing with language policy issues in Canada at the Conference ... de recherches sur le bilinguisme)

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Published by Centre international de recherche[s] sur le bilinguisme .
Written in English


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Number of Pages93
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ISBN 102892191599
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