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ERIC Number: EJ632810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0951-0893
Handling "Culture Bumps."
Jiang, Wenying
ELT Journal, v55 n4 p382-90 Oct 2001
Reviews Archer's and Thorp's ideas about the most frequently encountered culture bumps or "confused encounters," and offers alternative ways of perceiving and handling them. Also stresses that the fundamental values of a nation should be considered in dealing with these cultural variations and suggests six principles for perceiving and handling them. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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