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This article examines the contradictory challenges posed by the Age of Enlightenment, primarily the exclusion of the Livonian language from public use that was carried out with the help of administrative and legal measures. The sources for the article include contemporary descriptions, as well as data related to the families that can be identified as being Livonians.

ESUKA / JEFUL. Special issue “Studies on Livonian III”. 2018.

Full article: Aldur Vunk, The relationship between the Enlightenment and the survival of the Livonian language in Salaca Parish [ESUKA – JEFUL 2018, 9–2]