African Languages, Development and the State

Synopsis

This shows that multilingusim does not pose for Africans the problems of communication that Europeans imagine and that the mismatch between policy statements and their pragmatic outcomes is a far more serious problem for future development

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Richard Fardon
  • Graham Fumiss
  • Ayo Bamgbose
  • C. Magbaily Fyle
  • Mamoud Akanni Igué
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1994