Speaking French in Louisiana, 1720-1955 : linguistic practices of the Catholic Church

Dubois, Sylvie, 1963- author

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  • Creator Sylvie Dubois, Emilie Gagnet Leumas, and Malcolm Richardson
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, [2018]
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 213 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 0807168440, 9780807168448, 0807168459, 0807168467, 9780807168455, 9780807168462
  • OCLC ocn983825776

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction -- The Church, Language, and Politics in Colonial Louisiana, 1718-1803 -- Tending to Multiethnic Catholic Flocks in a Protestant Nation, 1812-1861 -- The Registers Speak: The Rise and Fall of Louisiana Bilingualism and the Luck of the Irish -- Language Practices of the Archdiocesan Administration, 1861-1917 -- Parish Priests as Agents of Linguistic Change: Analyzing the Data -- Language Practices of Priests and Parishioners: Case Studies, 1885-1954 -- Major Findings and Contextualization
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