John C. Maher

List of John Benjamins publications for which John C. Maher plays a role.

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Subjects Japanese linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Theoretical linguistics

Article

Maher, John C. 2000 Marriage, naming and the stateLanguage Management and Language Problems: Part I, Jernudd, Björn H. (ed.), pp. 313–329
A name is not merely a personal identifier but an object over which state and corporate bodies regard themselves as having the right of control. In the modern state, ideologies of citizenship, ethnocentrism, colonialism, have long entailed the manipulation of personal names. The married change-name… read more | Article