Publication details [#61439]

Harrison, Michelle Anne. 2016. Alsatian versus Standard German: Regional Language Bilingual Primary Education in Alsace. Multilingua 35 (3) : 277–304.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


This paper debates bilingual regional Alsatian-standard German primary education in present Alsace. As home transfer is no longer secured, it is explored whether school can favor this traditional, non-standardized regional variety besides ruling standard languages, and whether parents want this to occur.