Administrators' Perceptions, Rationales, Roles and Leadership Concerning the Current Status of Foreign Language Requirements in Three Private Colleges and Universities in Wisconsin
Date of Award
Dissertation - Restricted
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Educational Policy and Leadership
In my view, in this complex and ever-changing world, it is becoming more and more desirable for the United States, a world leader, to have increased knowledge of the language, history and culture of foreign countries, and a better understanding of their contributions to modem civilization, so that the United States can become a better world leader by better understanding other peoples and cultures. It is very obvious that the United States has been and is becoming more of a multi-cultural society: the cultural exchanges and trade and the influx of immigrants will continue to internationalize the United States...