ERIC Number: EJ437172
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Academic Advising of International Students.
Charles, Harvey; Stewart, Mac A.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v19 n4 p173-81 Oct 1991
Notes that the cultural diversity among international students may prove to be the greatest challenge for academic advisers. Considers several issues for advisers who work with international students, including issues of cultural sensitivity, language limitations, adjustment issues, academic overload, academic restrictions, international students' perceptions of advisers and authority figures, differences in educational systems, and dealing with ambiguity. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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