"Los indios lo que hablan es un dialecto" representaciones de los hispanos con respecto a los malecus y su lengua vernácula

This article analyzes the results of a survey applied to the population of Hispanic culture from Guatuso, Costa Rica, with the intent of studying some of their social representations about the malecu indigenous people and their vernacular language. It was found that the attitudes toward the malecus...

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Autor Principal: Sánchez Avendaño, Carlos
Formato: Artículo
Idioma: Español
Publicado: 2015
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Acceso en línea: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/filyling/article/view/13089
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14510
Sumario: This article analyzes the results of a survey applied to the population of Hispanic culture from Guatuso, Costa Rica, with the intent of studying some of their social representations about the malecu indigenous people and their vernacular language. It was found that the attitudes toward the malecus and their language are quite positive, particularly when it comes to the recognition of the identity and “aesthetic” values of the malecu language, and in spite of belonging in an ideological system in which certain cultures and languages are thought to be superior and in which the indigenous languages of the Americas are considered inferior.