The U.S. Foreign Language Deficit and How it Can be Effectively Addressed in a Globalized World: A Bibliographic Essay

The U.S. Foreign Language Deficit and How it Can be Effectively Addressed in a Globalized World: A Bibliographic Essay

By: Kathleen Stein-Smith (author)Hardback

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Foreword - William "Pat" Schuber, J.D.; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 - The U.S. Foreign Language Deficit; Introduction; The Extent of the U.S. Foreign language Deficit; Selected Readings on the Extent of the U.S. Language Deficit; Conclusion; Chapter 2 - Foreign Language in Europe: the European Union and; beyond; Introduction; Foreign language in Europe; Selected Readings from key European Reports; Selected Readings on Language in the European Union and in Europe; Conclusions; Chapter 3 - Foreign languages beyond Europe; Introduction; Selected Readings on Foreign Language beyond Europe; Conclusion; Chapter 4 - Closing the Loop: How the Foreign Language Deficit Can; be Effectively Addressed in the U.S.; Introduction; The Next Steps - Our Plan(s) of Action; Selected Plans of Action to Address the U.S. Foreign Language Deficit; Challenges to Foreign Language in the United States; Language Policy and Language Planning, or a Foreign Language Policy; and Foreign Language Plan for the United States; Selected Reading on Language Policy and Language Planning; Changing the Paradigm; The next step - a strategic social marketing/social change campaign,; including insights from change leadership, and influence and persuasion; psychology.; Selected Readings on marketing and Foreign Languages, Cultural Intelligence,; Change Leadership, Social Marketing, and Influence and Persuasion; Psychology; Conclusion; Chapter 5 - Conclusions; Introduction; A new Paradigm for Foreign language Education in the United States; Appendices; Appendix I - Essential Core Readings; Appendix II - Essential Readings: Language and Languages in; Europe; Bibliography / Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773443020
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 276
  • ID: 9780773443020
  • ISBN10: 0773443029

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