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Siiner, Maarja. 2016. University administrators as forced language policy agents. An institutional ethnography of parallel language strategy and practices at the University of Copenhagen. Current Issues in Language Planning 17 (3,4) : 441–458.
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Internationalisation at Copenhagen university (UCPH) appears a disputed field where contradictory language regimes bump, muddling the linguistic organisation. Whilst the Danish staff views English use as key way to solve internationalisation-linked dares, English obfuscates rather than eases the main internationalisation-linked interest of the foreign staff: grasp of Danish workplace culture and university administration.