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The Index of Linguistic Diversity: A New Quantitative Measure of Trends in the Status of the World’s Languages

The Index of Linguistic Diversity

Concern about the future of the world’s languages has been building for the better part of two decades. A large amount of qualitative evidence points to an impending mass extinction of languages.

  • Language English
  • Media Format Other
  • Program Theme Celebrating & revitalizing cultural expression, Promoting knowledge systems & biocultural education
  • Cross Cutting Elements Creative practitioners
  • Communication Issue Areas Cultural Expressions
  • Tags
    • art
    • language