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Siiner, Maarja. 2014. Decentralisation and language policy: local municipalities' role in language education policies. Insights from Denmark and Estonia. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development 35 (6) : 603–617.
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Drawing from Giddens' structuration theory and language governance research, adding to efforts to reassess the top-down view on language policy, this paper explores how two distinct Estonian and Danish language policy models– as to power and resource assignment – form local municipalities' intervention chance in language education policy.