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Strategies for Survival of Formerly Dominant Languages

Urdu in India

Like other languages once spoken by former dominant elites the world over, Urdu has suffered a decline in India since independence. But Urdu can draw lessons from those languages that have not only survived but even flourished. The primary onus for Urdu's rejuvenation, however, lies on Urdu speakers themselves.



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