ERIC Number: ED373571
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
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Language Education for Intercultural Communication. Multilingual Matters 96.
Ager, Dennis, Ed.; And Others
Essays address the relationship between second language education and intercultural communication in several countries. Following an introduction are the following papers: "Second Language Learning in Belgium" (Ludo Beheydt); "Foreign Language Education in Bulgaria: Present-Day Situation and Future Tendencies" (Madeleine Danova, L. Krusteva-Bossakova, Ognian Stoitsov); "Portrait of a Nation as a Language Learner" (I. Vitanova, J. Kristeva, Madeleine Danova, M. Ruski); "Language Learning in England and Wales: Policies and Attitudes in Flux" (Sue Wright); "Second National Language Learning in Finland" (Eero Laine); "Identity, Community and Language Policies in Contemporary France" (Dennis Ager); "Multilingualism in the German School" (Ingrid Gogolin); "The Language Situation in Hungary, 1990-1991" (Szofia Radnai); "Languages in the Netherlands: A Study of Supply and Demand" (Maria Oud-de-Glas, Erna van Hest, Fons Peels, Rob Diephuis, Theo van Els); "From USSR to CIS and Beyond: Visceral Politics vis-a-vis Ethno-linguistic Realities" (Frances Knowles); "Multilingual Education as a Factor of Interethnic Relations: The Case of the Ukraine" (Oleg Shamshur, Tatiana I. Izhevskaya); "The Language Situation and Language Education in Yugoslavia" (Ranko Bugarski); "Language Education for Intercultural Communication in Slovenia" (Albina Necak Luk); "New Trends in Educational Policy in the Republic of Serbia, 1990 to the Present" (Svenka Savic, Zlata Jukic); and a conclusion (Ager, Muskens, Wright). (MSE)
Descriptors: Cultural Differences, Educational Demand, Educational Policy, Educational Supply, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Futures (of Society), Intercultural Communication, Language Attitudes, Language Role, Multilingualism, Political Influences, Public Policy, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Second Languages
Multilingual Matters Ltd., 1900 Frost Road, Suite 101, Bristol, PA 19007 hardcover: ISBN-1-58359-190-4; paperback: ISBN-1-85359-204-8).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Books
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Identifiers: Belgium; Bulgaria; England; Finland; France; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Russia; Serbia; Slovenia; Ukraine; USSR; Wales; Yugoslavia