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ERIC Number: ED381029
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Feb
Pages: 89
Abstractor: N/A
Scholar with a Mission: The Career of Theodore Andersson and His Contributions to Language Education.
Evans, Carol A., Ed.
The accomplishments of Theodore "Tug" Andersson (1903-1994) cover four major areas: (1) the teaching of modern languages in general; (2) the foreign languages in the elementary school (FLES) in particular; (3) bilingual education in the United States; and (4) preschool biliteracy. The 11 articles of Andersson's work are as follows: (1) "FLES after Fifty: The Bilingual Legacy of Theodore Andersson" (William F. Mackey); (2) "Some Early Encounters" (Joshua A. Fishman); (3) "Yet Another Tribute" (Wallace Lambert); (4) "A Very Sane Man of La Mancha" (Robert Lado); (5) "Pioneer, Visionary, Educator" (George M. Blanco); (6) "An Intellectual Foundation for Bilingual Education" (Eugene Garcia); (7) "Scholarship, Geniality, and a Sense of Fun" (Muriel Saville-Troike and Rudy Troike); (8)"A Man with a Clear Vision of the Big Picture" (Chester C. Christian, Jr.); (9) "A Student's Perspective" (Carol A. Evans); (10) "Communication in Interaction: A Total Approach" (Ragnhild Soderbergh); and (11) "Challenging Language Prospects: A View of the Scholarly Work" (Carol A. Evans). A biographical sketch is included. (Contains 78 references.) (LR)
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Historical Materials; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education, Washington, DC.