Carrington, Lawrence D.
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The status of creole in the Caribbean
Due respect: Papers on English and English-related creoles in the Caribbean in honour of Professor Robert LePage edited by Pauline Christie
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University of the West Indies Press
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An earlier version of this chapter can be found in Caribbean Quarterly 45.2 (1999) : 41-51
Provides a brief overview of the status of Creoles in the Caribbean at the end of the twentieth century and looks at some of the issues raised. Discusses the use of Creoles in government and politics, in the education sector, and as they relate to writing systems, technical support, the print media, the performing arts, literary publishing, radio, television and the music industry.....