Reference : Filipino Diaspora in Australia and the 'Language Question'
Scientific journals : Article
Social & behavioral sciences, psychology : Sociology & social sciences
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/14696
Filipino Diaspora in Australia and the 'Language Question'
English
Espinosa, Shirlita Africa mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Identités, Politiques, Sociétés, Espaces (IPSE) >]
Jan-2013
Kaleidoscope: The Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Journal of the Institute of Advanced Study
Durham University
No
International
1756-8137
UK
[en] Multiculturalism ; Philippines-Australia migration ; language use
[en] This article examines the politics of language use of minority groups such as Philippines-born migrants in Australia. In the context of multicultural Australia which celebrates 'difference' but also insists on the dominance of Anglo culture, bi-lingulism of migrant groups raises questions of usability and identity. The Philippines-born community appears to be safeguarded from the birthing difficulties that many ethnic groupings experience. This, however, comes at a price that questions the community's understanding of their identity.
University of Sydney
Ford International Fellowships, USA
Researchers ; Professionals ; Students ; General public
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/14696
https://www.dur.ac.uk/editor.kaleidoscope/index.php/kaleidoscope/article/view/10

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