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TORNEDALEN FINNISH Links (8)   Books (6)   
Alternative names: TORNEDALEN, ME?NKIELI, TORNE VALLEY FINNISH, TORNEDALSFINSKA, NORTH FINNISH
Number of speakers: 90.000-110.000
Language Code: FIT
In language groups: URALIC » FINNO-UGRIC » FINNO-PERMIC » FINNO-CHEREMISIC » FINNO-MORDVINIC » FINNO-LAPPIC » BALTIC-FINNIC
Spoken in: FINLAND [Details], SWEDEN [Details]
Links
1   Finnish in Sweden (Tornedalen)
http://www.uoc.edu/euromosaic/web/document/fines/an/i2/i2.html
2   Language Attitudes and Social Identity - Oppression and Revival of a Minority Language in Sweden
http://www.digitaldemokrati.nu/docs/Kap0-titel-inneholl.pdf
3   Language Emancipation in Finland and Sweden (LEFS)
http://www.abo.fi/instut/fisve-svefi/english/huss.html
4   Literature about/in Meän Kieli
http://www.tornio.fi/kirjasto/tlaakso/kirja/meank/mkreng.htm
5   Meankieli (Tornedalian Finnish) in Sweden
http://www.minority2000.net/Gr-75/t67gb.htm
6   Svenska Tornedalingars Riksförbund
http://home.swipnet.se/str-t/
7   Sweden: Meankieli (Tornedalian Finnish)
http://www.eurolang.net/State/sweden.htm
8   Swedish Minorities
http://www.lysator.liu.se/nordic/scn/faq738.html#Finns

Books
1   Elenius, Lars: Både finsk och svensk. Modernisering, nationalism och språkförändring i Tornedalen 1850-1939
2   Kenttä, Matti & B. Pohjanen: Meän kielen kramatiikki (Grammar of the Finnish of the Tornio Valley)
3   Kenttä, Matti & Erling Wande (eds.): Meän kielen sanakirja = (Tornedalsfinsk ordbok) (Dictionary of the Finnish of the Tornedalen valley)
4   Wahlberg, Erik: Finska folkmålstexter från Tornedalen. Tornionlaaksolaisia murretekstejä (Texts in the Finnish of the Tornedalen valley)/ Transcribed, translated and commented by Erik Wahlberg
5   Wande, Erling: The Finnish Language of the Swedish Tornio Valley and Its Distinctive Characteristics
6   Winsa, Birger: Language attitudes and social identity- Oppression and revival of a minority language in Sweden




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