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Languages in the World
How History, Culture, and Politics Shape Language

Julie Tetel Andresen
Phillip M. Carter

This edition first published 2016
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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Andresen, Julie Tetel, 1950– author.
   Languages in the world : how history, culture, and politics shape language / Julie Tetel Andresen and Phillip M. Carter.
      pages cm
   Includes bibliographical references and index.
   ISBN 978-1-118-53125-9 (cloth) – ISBN 978-1-118-53128-0 (pbk.)   1. Language and languages–Globalization.   2. Language and culture–History.   3. Languages in contact.   4. Historical linguistics.   5. Sociolinguistics.   I. Carter, Phillip M. author.   II. Title.
   P130.5.A53 2016
   306.44–dc23

2015019352

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