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Studying conflict in multi-ethnic zones in SE Asia
Full access at: http://www.cal.org/lpren/pdfs/briefs/conflict-language-rights-and-education.pdf The term peacebuilding is generally understood to involve a range of measures to reduce the risk of a lapse or relapse into conflict by addressing causes and consequences of conflict. This brief report discusses peace building in relation to language rights for ethnic and indigenous minority populations in Southeast Asia, and more broadly points to the possibility of an activist democratic language planning practice that aims to produce peace-promoting language policies in conflict-affected areas.
[Full text available at: http://prachatai.org/journal/2016/10/68596 (Thai language version)]