Ling 417 Maintenance and Revitalization of Endangered Languages
General introduction to endangered language revitalization, with a focus on native languages of the Pacific Northwest. Topics include history of attempts to eradicate native languages and the effects on those languages and their communities; theoretical basis for revitalization; emerging tribal policies; and relations between linguists and native communities.
Slash Listed Courses
Also offered for graduate-level credit as Ling 517
and may be taken only once for credit.