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Language maintenance and language shift Panjabis and Bengali in Delhi by Aditi Mukherjee

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Published by Bahri Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India,
  • Delhi,
  • Delhi.

Subjects:

  • Punjabi language -- India -- Delhi -- Social aspects.,
  • Bengali language -- India -- Delhi -- Social aspects.,
  • Sociolinguistics -- India -- Delhi.,
  • Bilingualism -- India -- Delhi.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 186-192).

StatementAditi Mukherjee.
SeriesSILL-- series in Indian languages and linguistics ;, 21, Series in Indian languages and linguistics ;, 21.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPK2631 .M84 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL320300M
LC Control Number97900879

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