Language and Politics: Eurasian Perspectives

LINGUIST471S

Will examine the interfaces between language, migration, and socio-political structures in the newly independent nations of Eurasia. While these interfaces have long historical antecedents in nation-state formations, their manifestations in the post-national, post-communist era are novel and complex. Understanding these new dynamics requires viewing language from a political-sociological perspective that takes into account the interplays between the local, the national and the global. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

SES484S
SOCIOL471S
PUBPOL208S

Curriculum Codes: 

CCISS