Professor F. J. Wehage publishes book on German business culture
Muskingum University Professor of German Dr. Franz-Joseph Wehage has just published Geschäftsdeutsch: An Introduction to German Business Culture.
The book, written with Dr. Gudrun Clay of
Metropolitan State College of Denver, introduces college students to
the language of business German. Its goal is to increase students’
knowledge of and interest in Germany’s national and global economy.
The language, topics and skill-building exercises
in the book offer preparation for students who, after two years of
college-level German, plan to pursue careers in international business.
At the same time, the materials are appropriate for students, such as
German majors or minors, who have chosen business German as an elective
Dr. Wehage joined the Muskingum University
faculty in 1991. He earned his bachelor’s master’s and doctoral degrees
from the State University of New York – Albany. In 2002, he received
the university’s William Rainey Harper Award for Outstanding Scholarship
and the Outstanding Foreign Language Technology Award from the Ohio
Foreign Language Association.
The book is published by Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company, and is available at www.focusbookstore.com.