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ERIC Number: EJ615491
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0740-4131
Understanding Cultural Differences: Tips for Working with International Staff and Campers.
Cameron, Sandy
Camping Magazine, v73 n4 p24-25 Jul-Aug 2000
As camps employ more international staff, effective intercultural communication becomes important. Tips include being aware of cultural differences in the meaning of smiles, eye contact, and hand gestures; speaking slowly and clearly; avoiding slang; explaining common camp phrases; asking people how they would like to be addressed; learning common phrases in the appropriate languages; and having some international foods available. (TD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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