Improving Intercultural Interactions: Modules for Cross-Cultural Training Programs, Volume 2

Improving Intercultural Interactions: Modules for Cross-Cultural Training Programs, Volume 2

by Kenneth Cushner
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761905367

ISBN-13: 9780761905363

Pub. Date: 04/21/1997

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Taking an educational model for counselling, this volume presents training modules relevant for a variety of circumstances from the world of business to that of education. Included throughout are practical exercises and self-assessment questions which promote cultural awareness.

The volume is a companion to Improving Intercultural Interactions - the third volume

Overview

Taking an educational model for counselling, this volume presents training modules relevant for a variety of circumstances from the world of business to that of education. Included throughout are practical exercises and self-assessment questions which promote cultural awareness.

The volume is a companion to Improving Intercultural Interactions - the third volume in the Multicultural Aspects of Counseling series. It builds upon Volume Three to address a new cluster of topics specific to various types of intercultural experience. These include: ethics; ethnocultural identification; conflict and mediation across cultures; empathy; and cross-cultural communication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761905363
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/21/1997
Series:
Multicultural Aspects of Counseling And Psychotherapy Series, #8
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
Key Concepts in the Field of Cross-Cultural Training - Kenneth Cushner and Richard Brislin
PART TWO: THE WORLD OF BUSINESS
Power in the Service of Leadership - Richard Brislin and S Suzan Jane
Leadership through Relationship Management - Dharm P S Bhawuk
Using the Theory of Individualism and Collectivism
Everyday Work Experiences of People Designated as Diverse - Jan Fried and Izumi Matsumoto
A Focus on Strategies
Leadership and the Glass Ceiling - Roya Ayman
PART THREE: THE FIELD OF EDUCATION
Introducing Active Exercises in the College Classroom for Intercultural and Cross-Cultural Courses - Richard Brislin
Re-Entry and Reverse Culture Shock - Mary Wang
Managing International and Intercultural Programs - Kenneth Cushner and Charles Nieman
PART FOUR: CONCERNS IN VARIOUS TYPES OF INTERCULTURAL EXPERIENCES
Doing the Right Thing - Paul Pedersen
A Question of Ethics
Ethnocultural Identification and the Complexities of Ethnicity - Ann-Marie Horvath
Conflict and Mediation across Cultures - Theodore Singelis and Paul Pedersen
Empathy and Cross-Cultural Communication - Colleen Mullavey-O'Byrne

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