United States and Iran: Different Values and Attitudes Toward Nature

United States and Iran: Different Values and Attitudes Toward Nature

by Maryam Y. Yekta Steininger


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761846154
Publisher: UPA
Publication date: 12/28/2009
Pages: 158
Product dimensions: 6.09(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.39(d)

About the Author

Maryam Y. Yekta Steininger, Ed.D. is an Iranian American woman who came to the United States in 1958 in order to continue her education in the areas of linguistics, psychology, and international communication. This book is based upon her doctoral dissertation at Columbia University.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Map of Iran Chapter 2 Dedication Chapter 3 Poem by OMar Khayyam on Reason and Religion Chapter 4 Acknowledgements Chapter 5 Preface Chapter 6 Chapter 1. Methodology Chapter 7 Chapter 2. Introduction Chapter 8 Chapter 3. Culture and Communication Chapter 9 Chapter 4. Value Orientation Theory Chapter 10 Chapter 5. Nature as Perceived in Persia and the United States Chapter 11 Chapter 6. Perceptions of American Scholars of Iranian Culture Chapter 12 Chapter 7. Culture, the Islamic Revolution, and the Hostage Crisis Chapter 13 Chapter 8. Conclusion Chapter 14 Chaper 9. Appendix - Tables and Written Questionaires Chapter 15 Bibliography Chapter 16 Index

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