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Political economy, linguistics and culture

Political economy, linguistics and culture

crossing bridges


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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

  • Economics -- Philosophy.,
  • Economics -- Research.,
  • Social sciences -- Philosophy.,
  • Language and culture.,
  • Information society -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Jürgen Georg Backhaus.
    SeriesEuropean heritage in economics and the social sciences -- v. 5
    ContributionsBackhaus, Jürgen G., 1950-
    LC ClassificationsHB72 .P618 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 250 p. :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21836348M
    ISBN 109780387733715
    LC Control Number2007934756

    Bantu peoples, the approximately 85 million speakers of the more than distinct languages of the Bantu subgroup of the Niger-Congo language family, occupying almost the entire southern projection of the African continent. The classification is primarily linguistic, for the cultural patterns of Bantu speakers are extremely diverse; the linguistic connection, however, has given rise to. Ethnic pluralism as manifested in linguistic, cultural, religious and social diversities plays a deterministic role in the evolution of the political culture and the regional sub-political cultures. Ethnic differences and conflicts give rise to the emergence of strong sub-political cultures within the national political culture.

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