Publication details [#53746]

Starks, Donna and Sun Hee Ok Kim. 2010. The role of fathers in language maintenance and language attrition: the case of Korean-English late bilinguals in New Zealand. International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism 13 (3) : 285–301.
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This study explores the father's (and other family members') role in first language maintenance and second language acquisition and proficiency in a sample of 30 Korean-English late bilinguals who immigrated to New Zealand during their adolescence.