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ERIC Number: EJ371441
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Developing an International Perspective in Youth Through Exchange Programs.
Hansel, Bettina
Education and Urban Society, v20 n2 p177-96 Feb 1988
Individualism in American culture makes students ignorant of world issues. Educators must change the students' intercultural perspectives. ASF intercultural programs offer youth an opportunity to live in another culture. The results include the following: (1) better appreciation of foreign culture; (2) ability in a foreign language; (3) more critical thinking; and (4) a lessening of materialism. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Special issue on youth and the developing international perspective.