Old and New Conditions of Language Endangerment

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: Booth 62
RC25 Language and Society (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Olga KAZAKEVICH, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Olga KAZAKEVICH, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Svetlana BURKOVA, Novosibirk State Technical University, Russia
Native Languages of the Bering Strait: The Changing Conditions of Interaction and Endangerment (Oral Presentation)
Evgeny GOLOVKO, Russian Academy of Science, Russia

Language Shift in Progress: The Case of Iranian Languages (Oral Presentation)
Leyli DODYKHUDOEVA, Institute of LIngistics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia; Vladimir IVANOV, Moscow State University, Russia

Language Endangerment : The Example of Yoruba and Igbo Languages in Africa (Oral Presentation)
Taiwo ABIOYE, COVENANT UNIVERSITY, Nigeria; Ebuka IGWEBUIKE, Covenant University, Nigeria; Esther AJIBOYE, COVENANT UNIVERSITY, Nigeria

The Influence of Linguistic Inequality on the Vitality of Two Otopamean Languages of Mexico: Chichimeco Jonaz and Tlahuica (Oral Presentation)
Martha MUNTZEL, Inst Nacional Antropología e Historia, Mexico; Aileen MARTINEZ, Instituto de Investigaciones Antropológicas - UNAM, Mexico

The Linguodiversity Crisis in the 'Glocal' Age: Factors, Processes, and Policies (Distributed Paper)
Albert BASTARDAS-BOADA, University of Barcelona, Spain