Projects tagged with «Management of multilingualism»

Haley De Korne (photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Mar. 2, 2017 7:40 PM

Critiquing and reshaping language hierarchies: Practices and discourses of "local" and "global" language teachers in multilingual regions

Published Mar. 2, 2017 2:52 PM

This project investigates language policy in Norwegian academia, and especially the interplay between English, Nynorsk, Bokmål and Sámi. The overarching research question is what linguistic value is attributed to the different national languages and English within Norwegian academia, and how does this influence local language policy practice.

Rafael Lomeu (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Feb. 24, 2017 3:41 PM

This PhD project is a subproject of the flagship project Multilingualism and Globalization: Perspectives from Norway.

Kristin Vold Lexander (photo: Nadia Frantsen)​​​​​​​
Published Feb. 9, 2017 9:55 AM

How do transnational families use their linguistic repertoire for identity constructions in the era of polymedia? What digital family language policies can be identified in Norwegian-Senegalese families in Norway?

This postdoctoral project is a subproject of MultiLing's flagship project Multilingualism and mediated communication.

Kamilla Kraft (Photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Published Oct. 12, 2016 11:10 AM

This thesis presents a study of language, communication and labour migration in the production sector in Norway.

Published June 23, 2016 11:25 AM

Multilingualism and Globalization: Perspectives from Norway is one of the projects made possible by the University of Oslo's funding for five world-leading research communities. 

Photo: Nathan Albury
Published May 19, 2016 4:21 PM

This project brings a folk linguistic approach to multilingualism by examining and comparing how Malaysian youth from different ethnolinguistic groups construct, explain, and rationalise the significant linguistic diversity that Malaysia is home to vis-à-vis Malaysian postcolonial nation-building, economic development, ethnic identity, and citizenship. 

Maria Obojska (Photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Published May 19, 2016 1:34 PM

The main purpose of the project is to provide knowledge on language and identity among Polish families in Norway. This PhD project is part of the MultiFam project.

Published May 18, 2016 4:39 PM

While there is increasing attention to mobility and linguistic diversity resulting in widespread multilingualism in a European context, there is a growing interest and need to draw attention to southern experiences of multilingualism, mobility and diversity.

Maarja Siiner (Photo: UiO/Nadia Frantsen)
Published Oct. 15, 2015 4:24 PM

Media plays a crucial role in not only determining whether or not an audience is likely to have a view on an issue but also in how an issue is presented and thus understood. Media is on the other hand increasingly seen as a battleground where the polity can enter into policymaking, why media analysis also reveals how different definitions are contested, by whom and in which context.

Subproject of Multilingual Dementia

Judith Purkarthofer (Photo: UiO/Nadia Frantsen)
Published Oct. 15, 2015 3:13 PM

Families' heteroglossic 'safe spaces': Constructing social spaces for multilingual competence and practices

Alfonso Del Percio (Photo: Nadia Frantsen/UiO)
Published Apr. 30, 2015 2:51 PM

Gateways to Europe: Language and the Management of Transnational Migration 

 

This research project investigates processes of transnational migration at the southern periphery of the European Union, specifically North African arrivals in Italy. It particularly aims to produce a complex understanding of the role of language and multilingualism in the immigrants’ social, political, and economic integration process in Italy, but also in other European host societies more generally.

Hana Gustafsson (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Oct. 23, 2014 12:37 PM

Multilingual competence in international higher education: a usage-based perspective

Taking a usage-based perspective, the project investigates how multilingual competence emerges within multilingual communities in international higher education settings, and how it can be described in terms of linguistic structures.

Nathan Albury (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published July 1, 2014 2:33 PM

Knowing, Feeling and Doing Māori Language Revitalisation

Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:47 PM
Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:47 PM
James Costa (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:46 PM

James Costa worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at MultiLing 2013–2015.

This project is a subproject of STANDARDS.

Elina Kangas (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:46 PM

Meänkieli language users’ relation to the standardisation process of their language.

This project is a subproject of STANDARDS.

Diana Camps (Photo: Nadia Frantsen)
Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:46 PM

This project is a subproject of STANDARDS.

Still from the film "Det hemmelige språket" [The Secret Language], NRK
Published Dec. 8, 2013 10:46 PM

Standardisation of Kven from the perspective of users: Inclusionary and exclusionary effects of standards.

This project is a subproject of STANDARDS.