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Language Policy in Japan: The Challenge of Change


Over the last thirty years, two social developments have occurred that have led to a need for change in language policy in Japan. One is the increase in the number of migrants needing opportunities to learn Japanese as a second language, the other is the influence of electronic technologies on the way Japanese is written. This book looks at the impact of these developments on linguistic behaviour and language management and policy, and at the role of language ideology in the way they have been addressed. Immigration-induced ...

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Language Policy in Japan: The Challenge of Change
2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107007161


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