Multilingualism in European workplaces

  title={Multilingualism in European workplaces},
  author={B. Gunnarsson},
  pages={11 - 33}
  • B. Gunnarsson
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • Multilingua
  • Abstract This state-of-the-art article includes a review of past and recent studies on multilingualism at work in European environments. One aim is to provide the reader with a cross-cultural picture of workplace studies on various languages in Europe, another to discuss both positive and problem-based accounts of multilingualism at work. The overview covers studies on workplace interaction in multilingual regions in Europe, on English as a lingua franca workplaces, on cross-cultural encounters… CONTINUE READING
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