The Resource The race to save Indigenous languages, Louisa Rebgetz

The race to save Indigenous languages, Louisa Rebgetz

Label
The race to save Indigenous languages
Title
The race to save Indigenous languages
Statement of responsibility
Louisa Rebgetz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reports on efforts to record Indigenous languages at risk of disappearing; includes information on Wadeye community; Magati Ke language; Magati Ke elder, Patrick Palibu Nudjulu, the last speaker of Magati Ke; discusses reasons for the death of languages; impact on loss of culture; importance of bilingual programs in Northern Territory schools; work of Maree Klesch and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education's Endangered Languages Centre; includes comment from Maree Klesch; includes brief information on Commonwealth policy and funding
Is part of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Rebgetz, Louisa
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nudjulu, Patrick Palibu
  • Klesch, Maree
  • Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (N.T.)
  • Magati Ke language
  • Language attrition
  • Language maintenance
  • Language policy
  • Education, Bilingual
Label
The race to save Indigenous languages, Louisa Rebgetz
Link
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2010-02-08/the-race-to-save-indigenous-languages/2591058
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 page
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustration, portrait
Label
The race to save Indigenous languages, Louisa Rebgetz
Link
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2010-02-08/the-race-to-save-indigenous-languages/2591058
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 page
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustration, portrait

Library Locations

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