ERIC Number: ED056620
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Italian Basic Course: Area Background Information.
Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.
This supplement to the Basic Course in Italian developed by the Defense Language Institute provides area background information on a variety of topics. They include: (1) housing and servants, (2) dining and a glossary of gastronomic terminology, (3) driving in Italy, and (4) relations with the police. The appendix contains material on: the Italian Road Traffic Act; a list of Italian diplomatic, cultural, and commercial offices in the United States; Italian language periodicals published in the United States of America; penmanship; and a bibliography. (RL)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Differences, Cultural Education, Dining Facilities, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Culture, Instructional Materials, Intensive Language Courses, Italian, Language Instruction, Modern Languages, Traffic Safety
Director, Defense Language Institute, Department of the Army, U.S. Naval Station, Anacostia Annex, Washington, D.C. 20390 (With specific permission)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Defense, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Defense Language Inst., Washington, DC.