Learning Vietnamese as a heritage language in Taiwan

  title={Learning Vietnamese as a heritage language in Taiwan},
  author={Yu-Ching Yeh and Hsiang-Ju Ho and Ming-Chung Chen},
  journal={Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development},
  pages={255 - 265}
In 2011, the Taiwanese Government began a campaign to encourage new immigrants to teach their native languages (heritage languages) to their children. However, these heritage languages are seldom used in cross-national families and the effectiveness of formal heritage language courses in Taiwan has yet to be explored. The present study examines the influence of school and family support on children's attitudes towards heritage language learning. A structured questionnaire was developed and sent… 
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