Handbook of Intercultural Training. Area Studies in by Dan Landis

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When participants share perceptions, this cultural understanding will generate common expectations of behavior, and behavior meeting these expectations will in turn generate good interpersonal relations. Perceptions and interpretations of a social environment and expectations of behavior in turn can best be predicted by the goals, roles, and role relationships characteristic of a given culture and setting. 3. CONTENT AND GOALS OF CONTEMPORARY CULTURES EDUCATION One way of changing "unexpected behavior" into "expected behavior" is simply to find out what behavior is typical of a culture and therefore to be expected.

When participants share perceptions, this cultural understanding will generate common expectations of behavior, and behavior meeting these expectations will in turn generate good interpersonal relations. Perceptions and interpretations of a social environment and expectations of behavior in turn can best be predicted by the goals, roles, and role relationships characteristic of a given culture and setting. 3. CONTENT AND GOALS OF CONTEMPORARY CULTURES EDUCATION One way of changing "unexpected behavior" into "expected behavior" is simply to find out what behavior is typical of a culture and therefore to be expected.

If so, how can an existing culture identify which changes should be sought? And if so, how can the implied judgments of cultures as "better" or "worse" be protected from ethnocentrism and cultural imperialism? These questions will need to be addressed by intercultural educators sooner or later. Bilingual/Bicultural Education. Bilingual/bicultural programs involve study in two languages and cultures simultaneously: the students' home plus a second language and culture. However, the "bicultural" component of these programs is largely ignored!

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