ERIC Number: ED149606
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Languages for the World of Work: An Annotated Bibliography.
Olympus Research Corp., Salt Lake City, UT.
This document consists of the annotated bibliography compiled as part of the Languages of the World of Work (LWOW) project. The bibliography specifically concerns language training for the world of work. Citations include both published and unpublished books, monographs, pamphlets, journal articles, films and other media which: (1) are relevant to the overall study or to anticipated future studies in the field, (2) contain research reports or curriculum designs relating non-English language instruction to the world of work or career preparation, (3) comprise curricula and/or instructional materials, techniques, approaches, teaching manuals, for occupationally oriented language study, (4) inventory and/or forecast manpower requirements in industry and government which encompass occupations requiring more than one language proficiency, (5) examine the need for language capabilities in occupations, and (6) assess the impact and implications of the existence of a portion of the labor force consisting of monolinguals in languages other than English, for language training or the employment of bilinguals. The final section lists relevant bibliographies and guides. Author, document source and subject indices conclude the volume. (CLK)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Career Education, Career Planning, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Labor Market, Labor Needs, Language Instruction, Language Proficiency, Language Skills, Languages for Special Purposes, Literature Reviews, Modern Language Curriculum, Personnel Needs, Resource Materials, Second Language Learning, Second Languages
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Division of Manpower Development and Training. , BAVT.; Wyoming State Dept. of Education, Cheyenne.
Authoring Institution: Olympus Research Corp., Salt Lake City, UT.