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Language Policy / Immigrant Status Policy in the U.S.

Holden, Curtis; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue brief will highlight the connection between language policy and immigrant status in the United States. It will focus on the attempts to make English the official language of the United States and immigrant's mandate to learn the language to become naturalized.


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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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September 27, 2011
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