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Modern languages in the United Kingdom

Coleman, James A. (2011). Modern languages in the United Kingdom. Arts and Humanities in Higher Education, 10(2) pp. 127–129.

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DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1474022211401860
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Abstract

The article supplies an overview of UK modern languages education at school and university level. It attends particularly to trends over recent years, with regard both to numbers and to social elitism, and reflects on perceptions of language learning in the wider culture and the importance of gaining wider recognition of the value of languages education.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2011 The Author
ISSN: 1741-265X
Keywords: elitism; modern languages education; primary school; secondary school; university
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 28424
Depositing User: James A. Coleman
Date Deposited: 14 Apr 2011 09:29
Last Modified: 08 Feb 2014 10:09
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28424
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