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ERIC Number: ED179117
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Pages: 270
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
President's Commission on Foreign Language and International Studies: Background Papers and Studies.
President's Commission on Foreign Language and International Studies, Washington, DC.
The following reports by various authors concerning foreign languages and international studies are included: (1) a personal statement on international education by Betty Bullard; (2) "Foreign Languages in the American School"; (3) "High Schools for Foreign Language and International Studies: An Interagency Paper"; (4) "Ethnic Studies and International Studies: Interrelationships"; (5) "Indian Language Program and Washington Foreign Language Program"; (6) "Foreign Language Teaching in the Schools--1979--Focus on Methodology"; (7) "Methodological Trends in College Foreign Language Instruction: A Report"; (8) "Foreign Language Testing Background"; (9) "Foreign Languages in the USA: A National Survey of American Attitudes and Experience"; (10) "The Minority Student in the Foreign Language Field"; (11) "Undergraduate International Studies: The State of the Art and Prescriptions for the Future"; (12) Graduate Foreign Language and International Studies"; (13) "Statement on Advanced Training and Research in International Studies"; (14) "NDEA Centers: How They Use Their Federal Money"; (15) "International Studies and Research Library Needs"; (16) "The U.S. Government Employement of Foreign Area and International Studies Specialists"; (17) "The U.S. Government Requirements for Foreign Languages"; (18) "Background on the Fulbright Grantee Survey Conducted by the Fulbright Alumni Association"; (19) "The Fulbright Alumni Association's 1979 Survey"; (20) "Citizen Education in World Affairs"; (21) "International Business, Foreign Languages and International Studies/Analysis of Relationships and Recommendations"; and (22) the Secretary of State's message to the President's Commission. (JB)
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Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: President's Commission on Foreign Language and International Studies, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Fulbright Hays Act
Note: For related document, see FL 010 842; Chapter entitled "Foreign Languages and the U.S. Multinational Corporation" by Marianne Inman is not included because it is available as FL 010 622