ERIC Number: ED189858
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Language and Culture. Studies in Language Learning, Volume 2, Number 2. Special Issue.
Marchand, James W., Ed.
The major articles in this publication devoted to applied linguistics and second language instruction include the following: (1) "The Centrality of Language: An Editorial," by James W. Marchand; (2) "Report on the Chicago Hearing of the President's Commission," by Paul A. Gaeng; (3) "Sense and Common Sense in the Study of Foreign Languages," by Dieter Wanner; (4) "Toward a Taxonomy of Topoi on German Culture," by Karl J. Find and S. Richard Christoph; (5) "English in the Socio-Cultural Contest of India," by Kamal K. Sridhar; (6) "The Role of Culture in Teaching Literature to ESL Students," by Jerry Zarit; (7) "Chomskyan Linguistics and the Foreign-Language Teacher," by Paul A. Gaeng; and (8) "A Guide to the Pronunciation of Provencal 'O,'" by John Dagenais. Twenty-three pages are devoted to reviews of various works on second language instruction. (JB)
Descriptors: Applied Linguistics, Cultural Education, English (Second Language), German, Language Role, Literature, Pronunciation, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning
Unit for Foreign Language Study and Research, G-70 Foreign Languages Building, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801 ($4.50)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Unit for Foreign Language Study and Research.
Identifiers: India; Presidents Comm Foreign Lang International Studies; Provencal