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AuthorDella Chiasa, B. Scott, J. & Hinton C.
Languages in a global world: Learning for better cultural understanding.
Full referenceDella Chiasa, B. Scott, J. & Hinton C. (2012). Languages in a global world: Learning for better cultural understanding, OECD Publishing.
Language learning is not only a means to   improve communication, but more importantly a key avenue to promote cultural   understanding. To understand the importance of language and culture, people   need to be familiar with languages and culture. This publication explores   language-learnign across the globe, from France to Kazakhstan and from Peru   to Tanzania.
Key words
Language   learning, cultures, policy, competency
Other interesting information
The outcomes and experiences of migrant learners are not only related to their attitudes and competencies, but mostly to the national contexts and policies.  
Interest for the project
Contributor´s name + email
Stéphanie Barillé -   stephanie@unak.is
Co-funded by The Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.
This project has been funded with support from the European Commission.
This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.
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