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Unformatted text preview: 6) What is xenophobia? A fear of foreigners 7) How does one avoid stereotyping? Assume nothing Do not judge Acknowledge differences 8) What are high-context and low-context cultures and what is the difference? High-context cultures put more emphasis on nonverbal communication while low-context cultures are more based on verbal communication and not on cues. 9) What are some forms of nonverbal communication that may be different in other cultures? Greetings Touching Eye contact Posture 10) What is ethnocentrism? Judging others’ cultures based upon one’s own cultural views...
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- Spring '07
- Intercultural competence, low-context cultures, non verbal gestures, Nate McKnight