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Socioeconomic status and Language Policy in the US

Park, Keziah Hyun; Smith, Raymond Arthur

Low socioeconomic status is highly correlated to poor English proficiency. But despite this marginalization, policy makers are uninterested in improving language policies. Due to income and other social restrictions, language minorities face bigger challenges with political participation.

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Political Science
Series
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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December 4, 2016