Language, Power and Identity Politics

  • Máiréad Nic Craith

About this book


Dominance, identity and resistance are key themes in this examination of language in global, virtual and local settings. It focuses on world languages, linguistic rights and minority protection. Case studies explore the social strategies employed by migrants speaking non-indigenous tongues and the effect of religion in sensitive political contexts.


communication community culture European Union (EU) globalization identity intercultural communication Nation politics religion transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Máiréad Nic Craith
    • 1
  1. 1.Academy for Irish Cultural HeritagesUniversity of UlsterUK

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