Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb

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The Department of Linguistic Anthropology focuses on changes of socio-cultural systems in the past and the key role of acculturation processes, the study of linguistic traits as indicators of cultural microevolution, and contemporary linguistic changes and contact situations with regard to language/dialect vitality and maintenance, dialect shift, bilingualism/bidialectalism, diglossia/code switching as indicators of language (culture) integrity maintenance, the role of vernacular in cultural/ethnic/national identity and the social effects of language attitudes and linguistic discrimination.


Institute for Anthropological Research
Ljudevita Gaja 32, p.p. 290
10000 Zagreb
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