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Bengali
(2,156 words)

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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