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English-Canadian points of view on biculturalism.

English-Canadian points of view on biculturalism.

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Published by Montreal Star in [Montreal] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French-Canadians

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsO"Hearn, Walter., Montreal Star Publishing Co.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF5029.3 E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26,26p.
    Number of Pages2626
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14304879M

    I wanted my book to be comprehensive but especially to give the bilingual's point of view. Much of what had been written about bilinguals had been written from a monolingual view point and I wanted the bilingual to come through in the book. Even now, my biggest source of satisfaction is when bilinguals tell me they enjoy my book. 6. journalists did not view multiculturalism from the point of view of creating a new symbolic and cultural order for all Canadians, but they considered it an instrument to perpetuate the existing 1 J ethnic differences. / The 1 symboliceorder! " - -~~ FA -- of any society is an important aspect of \f /\ a political culture. Breton points out.


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