ERIC Number: EJ526200
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Foreign Language PhDs: Making the Candidate Fit the Market.
Kossuth, Karen C.
ADFL Bulletin, v27 n3 p47-48 Spr 1996
Students study foreign languages to increase their awareness of other cultures, learn a language for practical use, prepare for graduate study, and understand their family heritage. The article maintains that American graduate schools are best at educating professors to prepare more students for graduate study and that colleges must tailor their programs to satisfy the other needs. (CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Note: Special issue: Graduate Education and Undergraduate Teaching: Juncture and Disjuncture.