A Return to Sources

Kopff, E. Christian
January 2000
Modern Age;Winter2000, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p58
Academic Journal
Discusses the subject of language study and tradition in the 21st century. Challenges facing anyone committed to forwarding the study of language and literature; Manifestation of multiculturalism in education.


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