AbstractsLanguage, Literature & Linguistics

Language attitudes in Soweto : the place of the indigenous languages

by Matilda Mmagauta Dube

Institution: University of Johannesburg
Year: 2015
Keywords: Language and languages; Language and languages - South Africa - Soweto; African languages; African languages - South Africa - Soweto
Posted: 02/05/2017
Record ID: 2097629
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10210/14631


Language planning in South Africa has been nothing but the Government's policy of separatism. To our knowledge there has never been any consultation between the authorities and.the users of the various languages. The broader community has had no input in planning the languages which affect them directly. It is our attempt then to join the debate about language policy and language planning especially during 1991/1992... Advisors/Committee Members: Chaphole, S.R., Prof (advisor).