Language Rights

From Free Speech to Linguistic Governance

  • Vanessa┬áPupavac

About this book


Exploring language rights politics in theoretical, historical and international context, this book brings together debates from law, sociolinguistics, international politics, and the history of ideas. The author argues that international language rights advocacy supports global governance of language and questions freedoms of speech and expression.


global governance governance history of ideas human rights politics sociolinguistics violence

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  • Vanessa┬áPupavac
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NottinghamUK

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