Questions tagged [language-planning]

For questions about language planning and language policy. Note that this is not about planned or constructed languages like Esperanto, use the tag constructed-languages instead.

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What is the name of the view that language is that which is used by people?

Some people believe that language should be managed or engineered. That is to say, new words should be created, wrong usages should be rectified, etc. On the contrary, some others believe that a ...
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Educating people in their mother tongue

Not all nations provide education in the national tongue. In India, being educated in English is generally preferred. I am looking for any study with details about the situations in different ...
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