The Great Delusion: Post-Colonial Language Policy for Mission and Development in Africa Reviewed

Jim Harries
  • Transformation An International Journal of Holistic Mission Studies, January 2012, SAGE Publishing
  • DOI: 10.1177/0265378811427998

Use of European languages in Africa is a walking-disaster.

What is it about?

The problematic caused by the massive concealing of truth and 'invention' that arises through widespread use of European languages in Afirca

Why is it important?

Because a people need to be able to, and be helped to understand themselves.

Perspectives

Dr Jim O Harries (Author)
University of Birmingham

Scholarship seems to blunder on using prior momentum ignoring massive issues because they are inconvenient. This is outlinesan example of such.

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