JEMIE on Obstacles to Minority Language Maintenance is now online

Volume 11, Issue 1, 2012 of Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues in Europe is now online. This special issue is about Obstacles to Minority Language Maintenance.

In the first 2012 issue of Journal on Ethnopolitics and Minority Issues in Europe (JEMIE) the audience will find contributions by Konstantin Zamyatin, "The Education Reform in Russia and its Impact on Teaching of the Minority Languages: An Effect of Nation-Building?", by Kadri Koreinik and Evar Saar on "Maintenance of South Estonian Varieties: A Focus on Institutions", by Sanita Lazdiņa and Heiko F. Marten on "Latgalian in Latvia: A Continuous Struggle for Political Recognition", by Michael Hornsby and Timofey Agarin, "The End of Minority Languages? Europe’s Regional Languages in Perspective",  by John H. Johnsen, Bartosz Hlebowicz, and Harry Schüler, "Land and Language: The Struggle for National, Territorial, and Linguistic Integrity of the Oneida People", and by Bartosz Hlebowicz, "Why Care about Lënapei lixsëwakàn? Ethnography of the Lenape Language Loss"

The "Introduction to the Special Issue: Political and Economic Obstacles of Minority Language Maintenance" is delivered by Janne Saarikivi and Heiko F. Marten.

ECMI founders:

The German Federal GovernmentThe German
Federal Government
The Danish GovernmentThe Danish
The Federal State Schleswig-HolsteinThe Federal State