Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics

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People often make particular linguistic variants straightforward indexes of identity. This lacks analytic validity but reveals the linguistic ideologies upon which the politics of nationalism often turn (Bauman…

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James M. Wilce, “Bengali”, in: Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: Lutz Edzard, Rudolf de Jong. Consulted online on 13 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6699_eall_EALL_COM_0040>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004177024, 20090831

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