Quebec's Aboriginal Languages History, Planning and Development Edited by: Jacques Maurais

Format:
Hardback - 352 pages
ISBN:
9781853593611
Published:
22 Nov 1996
Publisher:
Multilingual Matters
Dimensions:
210 x 148
Availability:
Available

Summary

This volume is the most complete of any published concerning the nine native languages of Quebec: Abenaki, Algonquin, Atikamekw, Cree, Inuktitut, Micmac, Mohawk, Montagnais and Naskapi.

Author Biography:

Jacques Maurais is a graduate of Laval and Cambridge universities. He worked as a terminologist at the Office de la langue francaise while lecturing at Universite du Quebec a Trois-Rivieres. Since 1980 he has been with the Conseil de la langue francaise, where he has edited La norme linguistique (in conjunction with Edith Bedard), La crise des langues, Politique et amenagement linguistiques and Langues et societes en contact (in conjunction with Pierre Martel).





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