New book: Growing up with languages

New book: Growing up with languages

New book: Growing up with languages

Date posted: December 10, 2012

New in the library!

Growing up with languages: reflections on multilingual childhoods.
Claire Thomas. Bristol: Multilingual Matters, 2012.

“This book views multilingual childhoods from the perspective of the child and is based on over 50 interviews with adults who grew up in multilingual settings. The book charts their recollections of their childhoods and includes many different types of families; discusses many of the common issues that arise in multilingual families and draws examples from all over the world….It was researched and written by a self-help group of multilingual parents.” – back cover.

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