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Indonesian as a unifying language of wider communication

a historical and sociolinguistic perspective

by Husen Abas

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Published by Dept. of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University in Canberra, A.C.T., Australia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia.
    • Subjects:
    • Indonesian language -- Social aspects.,
    • Language planning -- Indonesia.,
    • Sociolinguistics -- Indonesia.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Husen Abas.
      SeriesPacific linguistics., no. 73, Materials in languages of Indonesia ;, no. 37
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPL5079 .A23 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 222, 27 p. :
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2139218M
      ISBN 100858833581
      LC Control Number88207391

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