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Cultural Misunderstandings

Cultural Misunderstandings

The French-American Experience

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, USA .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL26402319M
ISBN 100-226-09498-7

Unfortunately, cross-cultural differences may create tense moments and an inability to reach a compromise if people and groups are unable to understand one another. Helping to resolve cross-cultural differences can have immediate and long-term benefits. To address such differences, it will be necessary to engage in open and honest communication. This copy of Cultural Misunderstandings: The French-American Experience offered for sale by Discover Books for $ Home > Carroll, Raymonde > Cultural Misunderstandings Can you guess which first edition cover the image above comes from?

Erin Meyer has written a very important book. Managers everywhere should read it.” —DES DEARLOVE and STUART CRAINER, founders of the Thinkers50 Global leaders know that blending cultural and individual diversity in teams is a sure recipe for better business out- comes. But this diversity needs to be first understood and then proactively. Cultural differences increase the likelihood of misunderstanding as well. If people speak different languages, the danger of bad translation is obvious. But even if people speak the same language, they may communicate in different ways. Common differences are between high-context and low-context communication. Low-context communication stands.

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Cultural misunderstandings, Carroll points out, can arise even where we least expect them—in our closest relationships. The revealing vignettes that Carroll relates, and her perceptive comments, bring to light some fundamental differences in French and American presuppositions about love, friendship, and raising children, as well as such.

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Cultural misunderstandings, Carroll points out, can arise even where we least expect themin our closest relationships. The revealing vignettes that Carroll relates, and her perceptive comments, bring to light some fundamental differences in French and American presuppositions about love, friendship, and raising children, as well as such Author: Raymonde Carroll.

Resolving cultural misunderstandings can clear the air, or even lead to laughter. Sometimes, though, when it comes to race, unidentified cultural. Cultural misunderstanding examples British understatement leads to a heroic but pointless last stand During the Korean War, a British army unit was tasked with holding a hill that overlooked a strategically important river which the opposing Chinese forces attempted to cross.

Cultural Misunderstandings: The French-American Experience Raymonde Carroll, Author, Carol Volk, Translator University of Chicago Press $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Raymonde Carroll presents an intriguing and thoughtful analysis of the many ways French and Americans—and indeed any members of different cultures—can misinterpret each other, even when ostensibly speaking the same language.

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The authors of both books are unknown. Cultural misunderstandings, Carroll points out, can arise even where we least expect them—in our closest relationships. The revealing vignettes that Carroll relates, and her perceptive comments, bring to light some fundamental differences in French and American presuppositions about love, friendship, and raising children, as well as such.

Another one of the most common examples of cultural differences in the workplace is how well (and how much) someone promotes their contributions. Humility is a basic value for many cultures (Hispanic culture included), which means that self-promotion is not particularly appreciated, encouraged or even taught at home.

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But for teachers, it’s important to think about those small cross-cultural misunderstandings that may be happening in your familiar, everyday classroom.

These moments can lead to tension and confusion between students, as well as between student and teacher. They can create barriers to student learning and effective classroom management.

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Cultural misunderstandings, Carroll points out, can arise even where we least expect them--in our closest relationships.