ERIC Number: EJ251158
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
How America Got Its Foreign Language Gap.
Girouard, Robert L.
Modern Language Journal, v64 n2 p187-89 Sum 1980
Echoes the concern expressed in the Report of the President's Commission on Foreign Language and International Studies, decrying declining enrollments in foreign language programs. Analyzes the causes of this decline by reviewing recent historical events and cultural trends, and suggests that it is matched by a decline in English verbal aptitudes. (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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