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Lazdiņa, Sanita. 2013. A transition from spontaneity to planning? Economic values and educational policies in the process of revitalizing the regional language of Latgalian (Latvia). Current Issues in Language Planning 14 (3,4) : 382–402.
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This article handles timely issues in revitalizing the regional eastern Latvian language Latgalian. It links its usage value to perceptions of its economic potential for individual businesses and for Latgale's general development, and these in turn are linked to Latgalian presence in education(al policies).