Issue: Vol. 10, no. 1 (Spring 1996)
Article: Jeffrey Wollock, “The Survival and Revival of Native American Languages,” Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC) 10, no. 1 (1996): 25-27. Accessed February 23, 2019. http://saiic.nativeweb.org/ayn/document/1654.
Abstract: The disappearance of Indigenous languages although a deeply disturbing and ever accelerating trend has received little national or international attention. Under enormous stress from a variety of sources the Native people of the South American continent appear unable to halt the rapid erosion that is washing away a central strand of human identity. The loss of language will create negative consequences like, loss of cultural.