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del Puy Ciriza, María. 2019. Towards a parental muda for new Basque speakers: Assessing emotional factors and language ideologies. Journal of Sociolinguistics 23 (4) : 367–385.
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This paper explores a Basque? language campaign that instructs low?proficiency parents to adopt child?directed speech in Basque to mould affective orientations in the home environment. Drawing on a case study, it examines the complications of new speakerhood, especially the difficulties of bringing about a parental muda.