ERIC Number: EJ251156
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Legacies of the Tower of Babel.
Roskens, Ronald W.
Modern Language Journal, v64 n2 p173-78 Sum 1980
Views the American experience of assimilation and acculturation as a unique achievement, but also as the basis for ethnocentric attitudes no longer compatible with current American involvement in world economics and politics. With this premise, assesses the decline of foreign language instruction in the U.S. and its prospects for recovery. (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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