ERIC Number: EJ323912
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
The Foreign Language Classroom: A Forum for Understanding Cultural Stereotypes.
Heusinkveld, Paula R.
Foreign Language Annals, v18 n4 p321-25 Sep 1985
Proposes a series of practical foreign-language classroom activities designed to increase cross-cultural sensitivity and to discourage stereotyping. The first exercise has the students work in small groups to design a short course for foreigners on American culture. Other exercises focus on the differences between U.S. culture and the target culture. (SED)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A