Language Instrumentality in Southern New Mexico: I…

ABSTRACT. U.S. Census data indicate that the majority of those of Spanish-speaking descent in this country continue to speak Spanish. At the same time, many researchers have documented the shift from Spanish to English in this group, and have suggested that the apparent vitality of Spanish in the U.S. may be due more to migration than to intergenerational language maintenance. Many of such…


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