Linda Cardinal

List of John Benjamins publications for which Linda Cardinal plays a role.



Language and linguistic diversity are eminently political in Canada. The country has two official languages, English and French, an official multiculturalism policy that encourages the retention and use of non-official languages, and basic measures for the promotion of aboriginal languages. This… read more | Chapter
Cardinal, Linda, Anne-Andrée Denault and Natalie Riendeau 2007 Bilingualism and the politics of language planning and policy-making in WalesLanguage Problems and Language Planning 31:3, pp. 211–235
The article discusses the debate on bilingualism in Wales from 2001 to 2006. It argues that while the status of Welsh has been improving perceptibly in Wales since the devolution process in 1998, there is still much disagreement on the meaning of a bilingual Wales. Building on Laponce’s concepts of… read more | Article