Publication details [#55028]

Grzega, Joachim. 2011. On the correlation between socioeconomics and policies of languages in official contexts. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 2011 (212) : 23–41.
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De Gruyter


This paper explores how countries' socioeconomic performance is correlated with the kind and amount of languages for official contexts. The policy most obviously correlated with a positive socioeconomic status is maintaining one or two supraregional/state-wide official languages and various regional official languages.