ERIC Number: ED355777
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Foreign Language in the Workplace.
Lambert, Richard D., Ed.; Moore, Sarah Jane, Ed.
American Academy of Political and Social Science Annals, v511 Sep 1990
Articles in this theme issue of the journal, devoted to the subject of languages in the workplace, include: "Language Use in International Research" (Eugene Garfield, Alfred Welljams-Dorof); "The Foreign Language Needs of U.S.-Based Corporations" (Carol S. Fixman); "Foreign Language Use Among International Business Graduates" (Richard D. Lambert); "The Foreign Language Needs of U.K.-Based Corporations" (Nigel B. R. Reeves); "Foreign Language Acquisition in European Management Education" (Robert Crane); "Developing Competitive Skill: How American Businesspeople Learn Japanese" (Bernice A. Cramer); "Language Training and Beyond: The Case of Japanese Multinationals" (Rosalie L. Tung); "Foreign Language Needs in the U.S. Government" (Ray T. Clifford, Donald C. Fisher, Jr.);"International Education for Engineers: A Working Model" (Howard L. Wakeland); "The Translation Profession in the United States Today" (Deanna Lindberg Hammond); "Interpretation in the United States" (Wilhelm K. Weber); and "Bilingualism in the Workplace" (Mary E. McGroarty). Book reviews and publication announcements are also included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Business Administration Education, Business Communication, College Graduates, Competition, Educational Needs, Engineering, Federal Government, Foreign Countries, Industry, International Trade, Japanese, Job Skills, Language Role, Language Skills, Research, Second Language Instruction, Second Languages, Translation
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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Authoring Institution: American Academy of Political and Social Science, Philadelphia, PA.
Identifiers: Japan; United Kingdom