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Language, democracy, and devolution in Catalonia

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Published by Multilingual Matters in Clevedon [England], Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Catalonia (Spain),
  • Spain.
    • Subjects:
    • Catalan language -- Political aspects.,
    • Language policy -- Spain.,
    • Democracy -- Spain.,
    • Catalonia (Spain) -- Languages -- Political aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLanguage, democracy & devolution in Catalonia
      Statementedited by Sue Wright.
      ContributionsWright, Sue, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP119.32.S7 L36 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination80 p. :
      Number of Pages80
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL388716M
      ISBN 101853594458
      LC Control Number98052029

      Nov 03,  · Why I want independence for Catalonia I see contingent reasons that make me expect that an independent Catalonia will enjoy a better democracy. The effort to transfer responsibility for many public programs and services from the federal government to the states. Jun 02,  · Language, a journal of the Linguistic Society of America, is published quarterly and contains articles, short reports, and book reviews on all aspects of linguistics, focusing on the area of theoretical linguistics. Oct 28,  · This article looks at the general trends regarding identity in Catalan cultural policy. National identity is not a new issue in Catalonia, since language and culture have been key factors in constructing the Catalan nation throughout its iniinisamoa.com by:


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Language, democracy, and devolution in Catalonia / Miguel Strubell --Catalonia / Sue Wright --Language and the devolved modern state in Catalonia / John Rex --Reflections on nationalism and language / Stephen Barbour --Group rights and "soft" nationalism / Dieter Haselbach --Language, democracy, and devolution in Catalonia / Alan Yates.

Jun 01,  · Language, democracy and devolution in Catalonia ed. by Sue Wright. John Hajek. Language, democracy and devolution in Catalonia. by Sue Wright. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters, Pp. Also published separately as a number of Current issues in language and society, Author: John Hajek.

Democracy and Catalonia (Catalan: Democràcia i Catalunya, DiC) was a Catalan electoral alliance formed by Democratic Convergence of Catalonia (CDC), Democratic Left of Catalonia (EDC), Democratic Union of Catalonia (UDC) and Socialist Party of Catalonia–Regrouping (PSC–R) to contest the Spanish Senate iniinisamoa.comgy: Catalan nationalism.

Production and Reproduction of Language, Democracy and Devolution in Catalonia Minority Language Communities in the EU. Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.

Language is the statutory delegation of powers from the central government of a sovereign state to govern at a subnational level, such as a regional or local level. It is a form of administrative iniinisamoa.comed territories have the power to make legislation relevant to the area and thus granting them a higher level of autonomy.

Devolution differs from federalism in that the. Where populations are heterogenous, such rights are difficult to ensure. Language can be a powerful means of inclusion and exclusion and this is particularly true in democratic societies where debate is central to the process.

This book looks at these fundamental questions in the context of Catalonia. Issues of bilingualism, devolution and democracy in Spain's largest autonomous region, where a sizeable proportion of the population is of non-Catalan origin, have a bearing on the sense of national (both Spanish and Catalan) identity.

It is argued that the time has come for a reassessment of Catalonia's language iniinisamoa.com by: 3. Democracy in Catalonia seeks to provide contextual information on the Catalan crisis from a democratic perspective.

We are an independent Language and have no direct links to any political or civil society organisation promoting independence or Spanish unity.

We are Spanish and Catalan-speakers, mainly based in Barcelona. Language, Democracy, and Devolution in Catalonia (Current Issues in Language and Society (Unnumbered).) Sue Wright.

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Sue Wright. A search query can be a title of the book, a name of the author, ISBN democracy. Oct 09,  · Is Catalonia Testing the Resiliency of Spanish Democracy. The country has had a highly decentralized government for more than 40 years.

The question now is whether it can stay that iniinisamoa.com: Yasmeen Serhan. Nonetheless, in the subsequent politics of European nationalism — which, of course, was also to spread throughout the world — the idea of a single, common ‘national’ language (sometimes, albeit rarely, a number of national languages) quickly became the leitmotif of modern social and political iniinisamoa.com by: Spain (Spanish: España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Spanish: Reino de España), is a country in Southwestern Europe with some pockets of Spanish territory across the Strait of Gibraltar and the Atlantic Ocean.

Its continental European territory is situated on the Iberian iniinisamoa.coml and largest city: Madrid, 40°26′N 3°42′W. Chris Bambery, author of A People’s History of Scotland co-author of Catalonia Reborn, reviews J.H. Elliott’s Scots and Catalans: Union and Disunion, Yale University Press, THE movements for independence in Catalonia and Scotland have, in the last decade, grown.

iniinisamoa.com Read/Download File Report Abuse. Devolution in England - The Federal Trust Democratic variety: devolution in the UK. Devolution and Democracy: Identity, Preferences, and Voting in the of devolution for Spanish political.

Sep 23,  · Across the world, people yearn to govern themselves Some nations associate democracy with centralism, aiming to overcome “provincial backwardness”.

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With the restoration of democracy, Catalonia achieved the home rule that had long been the limit of its political ambition. That would come to Scotland with devolution in The book also provides a study of the role of intellectuals in the construction of nationalism and national identity in nations without states in the global era.

The key questions addressed in this book are highly relevant for the study of devolution and its consequences, transitions to Price: $ Oct 30,  · Before when the Constitutional Court ripped up the Statute of Autonomy, most Catalans wanted to remain in Spain but with greater devolution.

It is the actions of the Spanish state which has created mass support for independence. Blame Rajoy and the Spanish state and side with democracy in Catalonia.

This paper examines the linguistic rights of Catalonia as stated in the Statutes of Autonomy of Catalonia of and and the Spanish Constitution of In addition, it studies the ruling of the Constitutional Court of Spain of which annulled or reinterpreted articles of the Statute ofincluding Article which declares Catalan as the “preferential” language of iniinisamoa.com by: 4.

FOR a decision that took four years to reach, the rewriting of Catalonia's controversial autonomy charter ordered by Spain's constitutional court on June 28th was surprisingly light-handed.

The key questions addressed in this book are highly relevant for the study of devolution and its consequences, transitions to democracy and globalization and national identity.

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Jan 06,  · Open Democracy Home Page Select language. the book follows in the tradition of politics and history from “below,” which has recently found. LANGUAGE AND THE STATE REVITALISATION AND REVIVAL IN ISRAEL AND EIRE (edited) LANGUAGE, DEMOCRACY AND DEVOLUTION IN CATALONIA (edited) LANGUAGES IN CONTACT AND CONFLICT Contrasting Experiences in the Netherlands and Belgium (co-edited) LANGUAGE POLICY AND LANGUAGE ISSUES IN THE SUCCESSOR STATES OF THE FORMER USSR (edited).

Jan 23,  · Catalonia was formerly a principality of the crown of Aragon, and it has played an important role in the history of the Iberian Peninsula. From the 17th century it was the centre of a separatist movement that sometimes dominated Spanish affairs. Catalonia was one of the first Roman possessions in Spain.

This paper examines the linguistic rights of Catalonia as stated in the Statutes of Autonomy of Catalonia of and and the Spanish Constitution of In addition, it studies the ruling of the Constitutional Court of Spain of which annulled or reinterpreted articles of the Statute ofincluding Article which declares Catalan as the “preferential” language of.

The worst about it is that every time that Catalonia borrows cash through this system, the Spanish government brags about how it is helping out the Catalans. But, as a matter of fact, Catalonia isn’t getting a handout at all, as all those funds come from tax money levied in.

Oct 02,  · Both the government in Madrid and the Catalan independence movement say they represent democracy. Spanish Democracy vs.

Catalonia’s Independence Vote. Oct 12,  · Catalan Vote for Independence Calls Spain’s Democracy into Question. a region with a rich cultural history and a distinct language. And given Catalonia’s contentious past with the state, including the prohibition of the Catalan language by dictator Francisco Franco, many Catalans see secession not only their right as part of a.

May 04,  · The only advocates of the view that devolution in England is not just about reviving economies but also about improving democracy are the regionalist parties based.

The book also provides a study of the role of intellectuals in the construction of nationalism and national identity in nations without states in the global era. The key questions addressed in this book are highly relevant for the study of devolution and its consequences, transitions to.

Sep 01,  · For the purposes of illustration, I will extract from the book some brief conclusions for each of the three city-regional small nation cases, the Basque Country, Catalonia and Scotland, in. This book is about linguistic diversity and language revitalisation in Galicia, one of the autochthonous regions of Spain.

By means of historical, linguistic and sociolinguistic perspectives, it examines societal language use and institutional support in order to determine the role of the Galician language and loyalty and prestige factors, in expressions of Galician ethnic identity.

Democracy in Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain. 25 likes. Democracy in Catalonia seeks to provide contextual information on the Catalan crisis from a democratic perspective. We are an independent platform Followers: Oct 20,  · Catalan Independence and the Crisis of Democracy instead they were making an unsubstantiated historical claim that this was not democracy, Author: Peter Gelderloos.

This book examines the development of Welsh devolution in the context of great economic and political uncertainty. Drawing on research carried out over more than a decade, it explores whether Welsh devolution has developed the capacity to resist internal and external pressures and to continue to pursue a distinctive political and policy agenda.Dec 22,  · Catalonia’s interest in independence from Spain began heating up after The region had negotiated an agreement for more autonomy and local authority, approved both by .Nov 01,  · Against the proto-fascist Franco in the Spanish Civil War and under Franco untilCatalonia was oppressed – and heroically defiant.

Since democracy returned inSpain has been one of Europe’s most decentralized countries, and secessionism was latent.

Only gave the secessionist movement an opportunity.