Language Planning and Language Policy
East Asian Perspectives
Published November 2nd 2001 by Routledge – 276 pages
Examines the major issues of language planning and policy in Japan, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea and Vietnam, particularly those relating to the selection of official language, script, and written language.
'Uniformly excellent and enjoyable and interesting to read, giving a tremendously clear picture of a wide range of topics … the authors should be highly commended for producing such a valuable (and also very coherent) volume of papers.' - School of Oriental and African Studies