European Multilingualism

EM research exemplifies this trend, since it has gathered momentum as multilingualism itself has come to be assigned increasing importance in the European Union over the past two decades. When the EU defined multilingualism as a ...

European Multilingualism

Author: Rosita Rindler Schjerve

Publisher: Multilingual Matters

ISBN: 1847697348

Page: 221

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Expanding on the results of the EU project LINEE (Languages in a Network of European Excellence), this book pursues a multi-focal approach which elaborates on European Multilingualism as an ongoing process of shaping policy and generating scientific knowledge.

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