Panel #16: South Asian Perspectives on Multilingualism

  • Chair: Selma Sonntag
  • Discussant: Selma Sonntag
  1. Poonam Bawa: Linguistic Diversity – Essence of Indian Democracy
  2. Bhim Lal Gautam: Multilingualism in Kathmandu valley: a study of language use and attitude in Sherpa (download draft)
  3. Sumit Mukerji: The Crisis of Identity in Multilingual Society: Revitalization Theory of Social Movements in Indian Perspective
  4. Inderjeet Singh: Politics of Multilingualism in Canada: A Special Reference to Punjabi Language
  5. Lion Koenig: Languages of Modernity — Linguistic Dimensions of Nation-building in South Asia

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