Lithuanian language policy: past and present duel

Collection:
Mokslo publikacijos / Scientific publications
Document Type:
Knygos dalis / Part of the book
Language:
Anglų kalba / English
Title:
Lithuanian language policy: past and present duel
Contents:
1. Significant changes in the Lithuanian legal base — 2. Negative assessment of language policy — 3. How is the Language Commission activity appreciated by the public? — 4. The Law on the State Language as the object of the trade of politicians — 5. A necessary change of the rules how to form women's surnames as a measure of freedom of the people — 6. The spelling of non-native surnames is a problem with most suggestions — 7. Rendering of proper names in Lithuanian — 8. Linguistic landscape - a reflection of reality — 9. Urban sociolect - the object of continuous discussion — 10. Conclusions.
Keywords:
LT
Bendrinė lietuvių kalba; Kalba elektroninėje erdvėje; Kalbos politika; Kalbos įstatymas Lietuvoje; Lietuvių kalbos inspekcija; Lietuvių kalbos institutas; Moterų pavardės; Nevietinės pavardės; Prekės ženklas; Reklama; Sociolingvistika; Tikriniai vardai; Valstybinė kalba; Valstybinė lietuvių kalbos komisija; Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisija.
EN
Advertising; Institute of the Lithuanian Language; Item label; Language in electronic space; Language law in Lithuania; Language policy; Non-native surnames; Proper names; Sociolinguistics; Standard Lithuanian; State Commission of the Lithuanian Language; State Language Inspectorate; State Lithuanian Language Commission; State language; Women's surnames.
Summary / Abstract:

ENThis article reviews some trends appeared in the public usage of the Lithuanian language. It evaluates the changes, emerged during the first 15 years of the new millennium, as well as how the problems of management of language policy that have emerged from these trends have succeeded in solving both the state and society. [From the publication]

ISBN:
9783631796740
ISSN:
1863-723X
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2021-02-02 19:06:58
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