Wilson Center Experts

Khusrav Djamshedovich Shambezoda

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Associate Professor, Dushanbe State Pedagogical University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Language and Society (Status of Unwritten Languages of Pamir under the Conditions of Polylingualism in Tajikistan)
Jan 01, 1996
Jun 01, 1996

Project Summary

A sociolinguistic study of polylingualism among the Shugnans, determining the function and status of the Shugnan languages, as well as issues related to its lingual construction. Creates a theoretical foundation for lingual planning, resulting in the realization of a national lingual policy in a polylingual region.