ERIC Number: EJ529352
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Prologue: Beyond Bilingualism.
Supple, Mari de Montfort
Topics in Language Disorders, v16 n4 p1-8 Aug 1996
This article examines the multiple factors necessary to attainment of transcultural competence for language specialists in educational settings. Issues discussed include structural linguistics, psycholinguistics, social psychological issues, and, most important, sociolinguistics. Cultural issues in the client-therapist-teacher relationship are addressed. (DB)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Cultural Context, Cultural Differences, Culturally Relevant Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Interpersonal Communication, Interpersonal Relationship, Language Acquisition, Language Impairments, Linguistics, Multicultural Education, Psycholinguistics, Sociolinguistics
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: Beyond Bilingualism: Language Acquisition and Disorders--a Global Perspective.