Daniel J. Villa
List of John Benjamins publications for which Daniel J. Villa plays a role.
Spanish Maintenance and Loss in the U.S. Southwest
Edited by Daniel J. Villa and Susana Rivera-Mills
Special issue of Spanish in Context 6:1 (2009) 156 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Romance linguistics
An integrated multi-generational model for language maintenance and shift: The case of Spanish in the Southwest Spanish Maintenance and Loss in the U.S. Southwest, Villa, Daniel J. and Susana Rivera-Mills (eds.), pp. 26–422009
Many researchers investigating the maintenance and loss of non-English languages in the U.S. base their work on fairly homogeneous language groups, those who have immigrated here during a relatively restricted period of time. The European-origin migrations during the early decades of the twentieth… read more | Article
Spanish maintenance and loss in the U.S. Southwest: History in the making Spanish Maintenance and Loss in the U.S. Southwest, Villa, Daniel J. and Susana Rivera-Mills (eds.), pp. 1–52009
Language shift and maintenance among the children of immigrants in the U.S.: Evidence in the Census for Spanish speakers and other language minorities Spanish in Context 3:2, pp. 239–2542006
For over thirty years, research on Spanish in the U.S. has demonstrated an inexorable loss of the language among Spanish speaking populations. This study shows, however, that analyses of 1980, 1990, and 2000 U.S. Census data, using an innovative approach known as a synthetic cohort analysis, reveal… read more | Article