Publication details [#66227]

Csernicskó, István and Anikó Beregszászi. 2019. Different states, same practices: visual construction of language policy on banknotes in the territory of present-day Transcarpathia. Language Policy 18 (2) : 269–293.
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Dordrecht: Springer


This article examines the role of bank notes in the construction of language policy in Transcarpathia. Though various states that have ruled over the territory of today’s Transcarpathian region during the 20th century have displayed multilingualism on their banknotes, even multilingual notes add to the reduction of linguistic diversity by prioritizing standard languages that have official status.