Explain how you would guard against the negative manifestations of the value without compromising the value itself.

Arguably, any value taken to an absolute extreme is likely to be logically absurd. Please examine the values of the dominant culture in the U.S. Identify and interpret one of the following values of your choice: Individualism, Equal Opportunity, Progress and Change, Work and Play, or Competitive Nature. Writing 275 words or more, 1. Identify… Continue reading Explain how you would guard against the negative manifestations of the value without compromising the value itself.

Explain how you can utilize this knowledge to assist in enhancing your intercultural communication skills.

Cultural values may be used as a roadmap for behavior. Examine one of Hofstede’s Value Dimensions by comparing and contrasting the two contributing topics. Choose one of the following topics: 1. Individualism/Collectivism. 2. High/Low Uncertainty Avoidance. 3. High/Low Power Distance. 4. Masculinity/Femininity. 5. Long/Short-term Orientation. Your assignment: Provide an in-depth comparison of the value dimension… Continue reading Explain how you can utilize this knowledge to assist in enhancing your intercultural communication skills.

What is globalization? How is it related to sustainability?

What is globalization? How is it related to sustainability?” This is a time to explore your thoughts from Connect it to a reading or other outside source in a few paragraph. Feel free to give specific details and personal experiences to support your statements, and when using readings or other outside sources, do cite the… Continue reading What is globalization? How is it related to sustainability?

Explain how the articles by Annabel LaBrecque and Antonia Castañeda help us understand the importance of understanding history outside a euro/ameri-centric point of view.

Standard Assignment Requirements: You still need to write at least 250 words. NOW, if you look to the bottom right of this box, you will see a word count. Pay attention to the word count. If the word count is below 250 words, this part of the assignment will lose points. CONTENT INPUT QUESTION: Read… Continue reading Explain how the articles by Annabel LaBrecque and Antonia Castañeda help us understand the importance of understanding history outside a euro/ameri-centric point of view.

Describe the explicit or implicit attributes ascribed to the religion in the film, television show, or character.

When portrayed in film, the complexity of religious life can sometimes become simplified through the use of stereotypes and exaggerated caricatures. Think about movies or television shows you have seen and characters in which religion or religious individuals are portrayed negatively. Please see the following short clips for some context: https://youtu.be/BU0zM9lefBM . https://youtu.be/THrNDWsoofo . https://youtu.be/TzVVrTyswAw… Continue reading Describe the explicit or implicit attributes ascribed to the religion in the film, television show, or character.

How will intercultural communication skills help make you a stronger leader in the workplace?

In this course you have learned many strategies to adapting to new situations, cultures, and dialogues in the professions. But as you have seen, these changes are systemic and not always easy. Oftentimes, they require us to not only shift our communication methods but our mindsets as well. This is the challenge of adaptation. Our… Continue reading How will intercultural communication skills help make you a stronger leader in the workplace?

Distinguish between both the Americanization programs and the Mexicanization programs, what were there differences and similarities?

Week 3 Discussion: Americanization 33 unread replies.33 replies. To Receive full credit, you will to write at least 150 words. For an extra point on your posts, you can record audio or video: each must be at least 1 minute and 30 seconds to receive extra point. Make sure that you listen and read other… Continue reading Distinguish between both the Americanization programs and the Mexicanization programs, what were there differences and similarities?

Analyze the responses from the interview and present a summary of your findings relating/connecting it to reading material (class and other).

Directions: Identify a person from a culture that is different to yours. Research various sources (Internet and library) to gain some background knowledge about this person’s culture. You should read at least 3 different and credible readings (use the source material in the paper). You should have at least 8-10 questions that you would like… Continue reading Analyze the responses from the interview and present a summary of your findings relating/connecting it to reading material (class and other).

Read featured Case 9.1 in Chapter 9 (page 258) and answer the questions at the e

Read featured Case 9.1 in Chapter 9 (page 258) and answer the questions at the end of the case. Include a cover page and reference page, formatting, and in-text citations. References are to be to APA standards. The paper should be two to three pages, not including cover and reference page(s). Indent paragraphs. Paragraphs should… Continue reading Read featured Case 9.1 in Chapter 9 (page 258) and answer the questions at the e

Describe a population significant to your topic. Include information such as demographics, cultural practices, social identity, and key challenges.

Overview For your project, you will examine a specific topic, such as an issue or event in diversity, and how it impacts individuals and society. You will demonstrate your ability to think critically, investigate, and communicate clearly. Diversity influences society, and society influences diversity, creating a feedback loop between them. You will critically analyze a… Continue reading Describe a population significant to your topic. Include information such as demographics, cultural practices, social identity, and key challenges.