Discusses the alarming reduction in the speaking of the Navajo language on the reservation, mapping out some of the intricacies of relations between the English and Navajo languages and the teaching of them, explaining why and how Navajos are having difficulty maintaining their native language, and making suggestions as to what can be done about this.
Keywords Navajo language   English language   Code switching   Navajo Indians   Navajo philosophy
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ISBN(s) 0816522197   9780816522200   0816522200   0816522197
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