About the article
Junko Mori is professor of Japanese language and second language acquisition at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her publications have investigated grammar and interaction, classroom discourse and intercultural communication by using the sociological methodology of conversation analysis. Her most recent project studies the impact of globalization of higher education upon world language education.
Chiharu Shima received her graduate training at Monash University (MA) and University of Wisconsin-Madison (Ph.D.). Her areas of interest include multilingualism, medical interaction, and intercultural communication at workplace. Her dissertation examines the language socialization processes of Indonesian and Filipino nurses who relocated to Japan under a program based on an economic partnership agreement.
Published Online: 2014-04-11
Published in Print: 2014-04-01