Two Generations of New Basques

From Euskara as Counterculture to Euskara as the Classroom Language

in Anthropological Journal of European Cultures
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Following the Spanish transition to democracy and the subsequent Basque revitalisation, a new label emerged to describe euskaldun berriak, ‘new Basques’. This label distinguished them from traditional speakers of the minority language. This forum piece describes the profiles of two new Basque speakers who represent different generations of new Basque speakerhood, reflecting the rapid changes in the sociolinguistic situation of the Basque Country.

Anthropological Journal of European Cultures

(formerly: Anthropological Yearbook of European Cultures)


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