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Pathos, Fall 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board Oct 2010

Pathos, Fall 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board

Pathos

Editor: Joel Eisenhower

Issue 13


Pathos, Spring 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board Apr 2010

Pathos, Spring 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board

Pathos

Editors: Joel Eisenhower and Richard Hernandez

Issue 12


Review Of One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia, Erin E. Kloosterman Jan 2010

Review Of One Crazy Summer By Rita Williams-Garcia, Erin E. Kloosterman

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Pathos, Winter 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board Jan 2010

Pathos, Winter 2010, Portland State University. Student Publications Board

Pathos

Editors: Joel Eisenhower and Richard Hernandez

Issue 11


Horizons, Volume 26, 2010, Sacred Heart University Jan 2010

Horizons, Volume 26, 2010, Sacred Heart University

Vistas (Horizons)

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Mother Tongues And Nations: The Invention Of The Native Speaker, Thomas Paul Bonfiglio Jan 2010

Mother Tongues And Nations: The Invention Of The Native Speaker, Thomas Paul Bonfiglio

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This monograph examines the ideological legacy of the the apparently innocent kinship metaphors of “mother tongue” and “native speaker” by historicizing their linguistic development. It shows how the early nation states constructed the ideology of ethnolinguistic nationalism, a composite of national language, identity, geography, and race. This ideology invented myths of congenital communities that configured the national language in a symbiotic matrix between body and physical environment and as the ethnic and corporeal ownership of national identity and local organic nature. These ethno-nationalist gestures informed the philology of the early modern era and generated arboreal and genealogical models of language ...