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Routledge Handbook of Constitutional Law by Cheryl Saunders, Thomas Fleiner, Mark Tushnet

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30Linguistic and cultural rights

Bipin Adhikari and Carlos Viver Pi-Sunyer

Although language rights have cultural content, there are differences between language and cultural rights, which justify separate analysis. From a comparative perspective, language rights have distinctive characteristics: weak international and constitutional protection and the influence of different domestic language policies on their content and their protected scope. Cultural rights necessarily differ because of problems associated with the definition of culture. We start with a provisional approach, then describe the relevant content of international and domestic legal instruments, and finally deduce from these texts the main characteristics of these rights. The ...

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