Dlùth is Inneach: Linguistic and Institutional Foundations for Gaelic Corpus Planning

Bell, S., McConville, M. , McLeod, W. and Ó Maolalaigh, R. (2014) Dlùth is Inneach: Linguistic and Institutional Foundations for Gaelic Corpus Planning. Project Report. Bord na Gaidhlig, Inverness.

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This report presents the results of a one-year research project, commissioned by Bòrd na Gàidhlig BnG) and carried out by a Soillse Research team, whose goal was to answer the following question: What corpus planning principles are appropriate for the strengthening and promotion of Scottish Gaelic, and what effective coordination would result in their implementation? This report contains the following agreed outcomes: a clear and consistent linguistic foundation for Gaelic corpus planning, according with Bòrd na Gàidhlig’s acquisition, usage and status planning initiatives, and most likely to be supported by Gaelic users. a programme of priorities to be addressed by Gaelic corpus planning. recommendations on a means of coordination that will be effective in terms of cost and management (i.e. an institutional framework)

Item Type:Research Reports or Papers (Project Report)
Keywords:Gaelic, corpus planning, language planning
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:O Maolalaigh, Professor Roibeard and McConville, Dr Mark and Ross, Ms Susan
Authors: Bell, S., McConville, M., McLeod, W., and Ó Maolalaigh, R.
Subjects:P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
P Language and Literature > PB Modern European Languages > PB1501 Scottish Gaelic Language
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Celtic and Gaelic
Publisher:Bord na Gaidhlig
Copyright Holders:Authors and Bord na Gaidhlig

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