10:55 Sep 1, 2011
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French to English translations [PRO]
Linguistics / politiques linguistiques
French term or phrase: identitarisme
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Outre la sauvegarde des identités, sans identitarisme, outre la sauvegarde des langues comme expression de la diversité, le plurilinguisme a comme vocation de faciliter la reconnaissance de l'autre, de favoriser l'échange culturel autant que commercial.
Isabelle Barth-O'Neill
Local time: 18:02

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Jim Tucker (X)
identity politics

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +6
Reference: identitarianism

Reference information:
a right-wing political movement

Note added at 4 mins (2011-09-01 11:00:03 GMT)

Originated in France.

Jim Tucker (X)
United States
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English

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agree  cc in nyc: also see and and
37 mins
agree  Alexandra Maldwyn-Davies
1 hr
agree  Vlasta Jiranová
2 hrs
agree  Philippa Smith
3 hrs
agree  Gabrielle Leyden: it definitely fits the context - defending identity without sliding into identitarianism
8 hrs
agree  piazza d
8 hrs
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12 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Reference: identity politics

Reference information:
This might help.

Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 15

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Stephanie Ezrol
3 hrs
  -> Thanks.
agree  philgoddard: Why don't you post this as an answer?
7 hrs
  -> Thanks. Jim posted his as a reference. Mine is a reference too. Isabelle can decide which one fits the broader context.
agree  Jim Tucker (X): ...and that your term should be considered, with the advantage that it is less jargonized and more immediately comprehensible
15 hrs
  -> a) Hi. I presume you're agreeing with my comment. Thanks. b) Double thanks for your comment. It depends on context. Indentitarianism is very controversial in France.
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