ERIC Number: EJ530538
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Communicating in a Foreign Language: Its Effects on Perceived Motivation, Knowledge, and Communication Ability.
Hines, Steven C.; Barraclough, Robert A.
Communication Research Reports, v12 n2 p241-47 Fall 1995
Argues that attributional bias research is applicable to foreign-language communication. Shows that communicating in a foreign language can lead to changes in perceptions of motivation, foreign-language ability, and familiarity with the subject being communicated. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal availability: Kathleen M. Long, ECA Exec. Secretary, Dept. of Communication and Dramatic Arts, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, WV 26201.