My Understanding of Feminism
My understanding of feminism has increased greatly due to the material and discussions in this course. When this course first started I had a small general idea of what feminism was. I always assumed it had to deal with women’s … Continued
Intercultural communication
Intercultural communication Our lecture started with well-known demographic facts about Belgium – the population equals to 10,511,000, 15% of which are immigrants (1 In Belgium, Catholicism is the most widespread religion. There are also Moslems, Jews and Protestants. In general, … Continued
Multiculturalism in Canada
The topic ot “multiculturalism,” nas been a hotly debated issue since the end ot the colonizing era. In their endeavor to find the best policy for multiculturalism, different countries opted for different options. States that chose to integrate cultural minorities … Continued
Is globalisation a good development?
Is globalisation a good development? Nowadays, there are a lot of influences from other countries noticeable in our lives. We can walk into stores founded in the United States or any other possible country. We couldn’t imagine living without having … Continued
Blirred lines
This is the latest development in the story of how the biggest song of the year became the most controversial of the decade: an unprecedented achievement, though not one that fills Thicke with pride. It seems impossible that anyone with … Continued
Work
Outline the important concept of utilitarianism. Utilitarianism was a theory developed by Jeremy Bentham in the 18th century. Bentham’s theory was motivated by his desire to find universal theory that could be applies to every ethical situation. Due to industrial … Continued
Hofede in China
School of Business, Saint Marys University, Halifax, Canada Shen Cheng, Business School, Zhongnan University of Economics and Law, Wuhan, China Abstract Questionnaires were completed by 554 respondents in cities in east-central China and in eastern Canada to compare the levels … Continued
Transcultural Nursing,
As professionals, nurses need to be aware of cultural differences in order to provide quality care to their patients. Culturally competent urses are sensitive to issues related to culture, race, ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation. Furthermore, culturally competent nurses have … Continued
Silence in Cultures
The use of silence varies from one culture to another. Western traditional cultures perception of and use of silence are different from eastern cultures of the world. Countries which adapted much of the Greek culture and learned from Aristotle, Socrates, … Continued
Is Globalization a Positive or Neg. Force for Change
Modern Global Studies 22 Globalization Reflection Name: Background: We have spent the past week learning about the globalization trend that has changed the political, cultural and economic landscape of the world. Over the course of our discussion we have covered … Continued
Indian Ethos and Values
This is the first truth thought to every child. Even a poor uneducated man living in a hut knows that God is in everybody and therefore there is sameness in all. The second truth is about a holistic universe. Where … Continued
Communication in Management
The subject ‘Introduction to Management’ required all students to work in project teams to complete the e-proJect assessment. After participating in this project it reflected the significance of achieving successful interpersonal communication. This also helped reveal on my personal workplace … Continued
Effects of Modern Technology
In modern society, technology has brought us amazing surprises everyday. Someone claims that modern technology is creating a single world culture. I completely disagree with this statement. I will list some of my reasons here. Firstly, I believe that modern … Continued
The Culture Code
Globalization has changed the rules of marketing strategies and effectiveness of a marketing campaign based on the culture of the region. Exploration of rapidly evolving world of modern technology and realization of its best use for today’s society depends on … Continued
Contemporary Culture and Youth
Culture can be understood as a set of beliefs, values, practices and traditions followed by a particular group of people living together. It is passed on from one generation to the other, but still every generation brings subtle changes in … Continued
Rabbit Proof Fence
Three little girls. Snatched from their mothers’ arms. Spirited 1,500 miles away. Denied their very identity. Forced to adapt to a strange new world. They will attempt the impossible. A daring escape. A run from the authorities. An epic Journey … Continued
Evolutionism
Essay Critically discuss the Nineteenth Century theory of Evolutionism in relation to the social development of cultures. special development of cultures. Anthropology originated in the late 18th and 19th centuries. Missionaries, traders and travellers in Africa, North America, the pacific … Continued
Clashing Civilization?
Edward Said In Edward Said’s essay “Clashing Civilizations? “, he analyses in detail the arguments of Samuel Huntington in his paper on “Clash of Civilizations”. Edward Said incisively analyzes Huntington’s notion that differences in culture between the West’ and ‘Islam’ … Continued
Tata Jlr Deal
Cross-cultural training NewsTata’s Acquisition of Jaguar & Land Rover – the Cultural Implications Following Tata’s purchase of Jaguar and Land Rover earlier this week Declan Mulkeen, Marketing Director at Communicaid, Europe’s leading Culture and Communication Skills consultancy responds to the … Continued
Culture and Hometown
My Hometown Anyang, the name of my hometown, is a medium and small-sized city in Henan province of central and north of china. I am very glad to recommend my hometown to you. Natives in Anyang are very kindly and … Continued
Managing Multicultural Fet College
This posed a big challenge towards the leadership and management of these colleges. The top management of these colleges is now faced with the complex and diverse leadership and change management issues. Originally, some of these colleges had predominantly white … Continued
Organizational Culture Compared
To understand organizational culture, it is imperative to first understand culture. Culture can be defined as “the beliefs, customs, practices, and social behavior of a particular nation or people; a particular set of attitudes that haracterizes a group of people; … Continued
Children and Families in a Diverse Society
In the classroom, there are many things that teachers can do in order to help eliminate stereotypes in the classroom. At such a young age, children pick up behaviors, attitudes and beliefs from adults. Adults set the example for young … Continued
Cross-Culture Issues in Business Communication
Cross-culture Issues in Business Communication Introduction When travelling in other countries, we often perceive differences in the way people live and work. In the United States dinner is commonly eaten around 6. 00pm; in Spain, it’s not served until 8. … Continued
Worldviews in Conflict
Worldviews in Conflict: Summary and Critique I agree with the introductory quote by Will Durant: “From Barbarism to civilization requires a century; from civilization to barbarism needs but a day. ” It is always much easier to destroy something (in … Continued
Emergence of Critical and Cultural Theories
Culture : the learned behavior of members of a given social group. Cultural studies: Focus use of media to create forms of culture that structure everyday life. Political economy theories: Focus on social elites’ use of economic power to exploit … Continued
Fuguland
The people of fugawiland are composed of at least two different cultures. They are characterized by the type of pottery that they used and the shape of their houses. The eastern culture used the banded pottery and constructed the square … Continued
Tattoos and Culture
Tattoos and Culture Body modification has been found in all cultures throughout the world. Tattoos are a perpetual form of modification known historically and globally. It is impossible to visit a grocery store, drive down the street or watch television … Continued