Language & human rights : focus on Malaysia / edited by Maya Khemlani David.
Contributor(s): David, Maya Khemlani.Material type: BookPublisher: Serdang, Selangor : Universiti Putra Malaysia Press, c2007Description: xiv, 260 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9789833455959 :.Other title: Language and human rights.Subject(s): Human rights -- Malaysia | Language and languages -- Political aspects -- MalaysiaOnline resources: Table of contents only
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Linguistic violations against women / Lokasundari Vijaya Sankar -- Voices of a rape victim / Mary Varghese, Lokasundari Vijaya Sankar -- Aren't they cute? the representation of children in advertisements / Prasana Rosaline Fernandez, Lean Mei Li -- The effect of divorce on children, the rights of the children / Ponmalar d/o N. Alagappar -- Representations of the Malaysian aging population / Parvinder Singh, Thavamalar Thuraisingam -- Elderspeak, deprivation of linguistic human rights? / Maya Khemlani David, David Yoong Soon Chye -- Consumer protection in recruitment advertisements, the Malaysian scenario / Muhammed Shahriar Haque -- Interpreters in the Malaysian courtroom, a language and human rights perspective / Maya Khemlani David, Parvathy Baatinathan -- The voice of the other, the discourse of Tun Mahathir in the context of global terrorism / Zuraidah Mohd. Don -- A small tree below the rainforest canopies seeking for recognition, Bidayuh language in schools / Ceaser Dealwis.