Washington University in St. Louis
The purpose of this study was to show the unique multilingual situation in Dakar, which manifests itself most frequently with a mixture of Wolof and French use. By using the neighborhood of Ouakam as an indicator of Dakar as a whole, one can see the immense impact of both Wolof and French in family settings. More importantly, the interaction of Wolof and French in Ouakam households is used as a lens to show the social impact language has on families in Dakar.
African Languages and Societies | Civic and Community Engagement | Family, Life Course, and Society
Sang, Ashlee, "The Interaction of Wolof and French in Dakarois Families: A Specific Look at Ouakam Households" (2012). Independent Study Project (ISP) Collection. 1257.