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Language policy in Brazil: Monolingualism and linguistic prejudice
The purpose of this article is to analyse the linguistic situation in Brazil and to discuss the relationship between Portuguese and the 200 other languages, about 170 indigenous, spoken in the country. It focuses on three ...
Language, discourse and politics
(UNIV FED RIO DE JANEIRO, FAC LETRAS, 2009)
After discussing the meaning of the word politics, this paper shows that there are four possible approaches to the issue of the relationships between language, discourse and politics: a) the intrinsic political nature of ...
O Aprendizado do alemão-padrão por alunos bilíngües: pesquisas e ações
Tabu e preconceito linguístico
The lexicon of a language shows the way the community views the world, in its different aspects. Hence, through the study of the lexicon we can get a clearer idea of the different forms of prejudice present in a society. ...
Intolerância Contra O Linguista No Discurso Do Senso Comum1
By this work, we aim at analyzing and show manifestation of intolerance against linguistic scholar that are manifested through the discourse of common sense people. This work is supported by studies from Linguistics, ...