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ERIC Number: EJ549179
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-8755-0504
Corporate Versus Academic Perceptions of the Need for Language Fluency.
Vande Berg, Camille Kennedy
Journal of Language for International Business, v8 n2 p16-21 1997
Discusses the academic emphasis on students acquiring fluency in a second language to foster their advancement in the business world of international commerce. Notes that human resource experts in U.S.-based international corporations often give a low priority to linguistic fluency and emphasize the need for cultural expertise. (Seven references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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