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Critical overview of language policy
LANGUAGE POLICY DEVELOPMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA
V. N. Webb
Centre for Research in the Politics of Language
University of Pretoria
The aim of this paper is to present a critical overview of language policy development in South Africa. Three issues will be discussed: the current state of language policy development in South Africa; the challenges and tasks of language planning in the country; and an evaluation of the process of language policy development.