Cambodia: French linguist Jean-Michel Filippi talks about the ancient language of the S'aoch

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This is the second of two audio clips to accompany Jared Ferrie's story: An ancient language, and a people, face extinction in Cambodia

In this clip, French linguist Jean-Michel Filippi speaks about why the S'aoch are losing their language and culture, as well as the importance of preserving minority languages on a global scale.

Click here to listen to the other audio clip, in which a member of the S'aoch community talks about his language. 

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Date: 23/09/2010

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Cambodia

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Language

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