Language Ideologies Effects on Family Language Policies: An Interview with Professor
Xiao Lan Curdt-Christiansen
Conducted by: Ji Young Park
Thursday, March 23, 2017
(1) Can you please tell us about Family Language Policy (FLP)? Why is it important to have this new field of research?
(2) In today’s society, there is a huge emphasis on the need for globalization. How do English-dominant ideologies affect FLP?
(3) You have carried out research across cultures and countries. What are some of the greatest challenges you have faced?
(4) Where do you see your research developing in the future?