Publisher description for Face[t]s of first language loss / Sandra G. Kouritzin.

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An important contribution to the understanding of first-language loss in both immigrant and indigenous communities, drawing on data from 21 life-history case studies of adults who had lost their first language while learning English.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Language attrition.
Linguistic minorities -- Language.