ERIC Number: ED029537
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Foreign Language Teaching and the National Interest.
Hadley, Paul E.
Forum, v7 n2 p6-9 December 1968
Emphasized in this address are the current needs for foreign language and area studies teaching in the United States. A discussion of program desiderata includes interdisciplinary approach practices, generalist versus specialist considerations, and team teaching potential. Also mentioned briefly are government, as opposed to private, funding of such programs as well as the necessity for instruction in critical language fields. (AF)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Educational Needs, Financial Support, Generalization, Interdisciplinary Approach, International Education, International Relations, Language Instruction, National Programs, Program Design, Program Proposals, Second Language Learning, Specialization, Team Teaching, Uncommonly Taught Languages, World Affairs
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern California Modern and Classical Language Association.
Note: Speech given before the Biennial Conference of the California Council of Foreign Language Teachers Associations (5th, Los Angeles, November 4, 1967)