Approaching From Many Angles: Seeing the Connections for Our Languages to Live

  title={Approaching From Many Angles: Seeing the Connections for Our Languages to Live},
  author={James Mckenzie},
  journal={The Modern Language Journal},
  • J. Mckenzie
  • Published 1 June 2020
  • Sociology
  • The Modern Language Journal
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Addressing historical trauma and healing in Indigenous language cultivation and revitalization

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