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Western culture - careful than Eastern people The Western...

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TEAM B (Sertac, Grant, and Sun) Introduction: Thank you ladies and gentlemen. Today, we are debating the resolution “Eastern culture is better than Western culture”. We are the negative team, and we are going to oppose this resolution. First we will refute the affirmative reasons, and then we will give the negative points. 1. Sertac I believe that Western people are more careful than Eastern people due to the fact that Western people remember the foreground images more clearly when they are seen a photo. According to an article from Scientific American Magazine , Richard Nesbit, a social psychologist from the University of Michigan, made an experiment on American and Chinese students. Each of them was shown 36 photos, and they were allowed to see each photo for three seconds. The American test subjects could remember the foreground images more clearly when the test subjects were given memory tests. This article clearly shows us that Western people are more
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Unformatted text preview: careful than Eastern people. The Western people can use their carefulness to reach success. In addition to that, western people tend to be more punctual than eastern people do. Absolutely, there are exceptions sometimes, but in general western people are more aware of time in which they should do. According to ajar forum , that is because of historical fact that as they have been through lots of thing like wars, crisis and recession, they realized that they should do something on time in order to achieve what they want. For example, when we have a party in the U.S, it is polite way to be at the place which we are supposed to be, whereas in Korea, that is not a big deal. It depends on a situation, but generally western people are more likely to be on time. Finally, western culture...
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This note was uploaded on 07/02/2009 for the course ELI 1020 taught by Professor Utah during the Spring '09 term at Utah.

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