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Why Study Russian? The AATSEEL Answers the Question.
American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages.
Seeking to provide information for students and teachers on reasons for studying Russian, this pamphlet discusses five major areas: (1) nature of the subject itself, (2) place of Russian in a liberal arts curriculum, (3) a history of Russian studies in the United States, (4) career opportunities, and (5) a brief survey of the teaching of Russian at both the college and secondary school levels. Names and addresses of professional organizations and periodical publications are furnished in the appendix. (RL)
Descriptors: Career Opportunities, Colleges, Educational History, Language, Language Instruction, Liberal Arts, Motivation, Positive Reinforcement, Russian, Second Language Learning, Secondary Schools, Slavic Languages, Surveys
AATSEEL, Modern Languages Bldg., Rm. 342, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 ($.15)
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Authoring Institution: American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages.