Culture is not only values, but also mentality and traditions. All of which are
different from country to country.
There is a famous expression in Swedish, but also in English (When in Rome
do as Romans do), thats often used in different kinds of cultural
1. Using stereotypes
2. I choose this topic because I was always taught that having stereotypes is bad, that you
shouldnt form any opinion about anything or anyone before youve tried it or meet the
person. But in this video Nancy Adler makes an important
Please include the following three points in your discussion for this week - (200 - 300 words).
this discussion is due by Thursday October 24th.
1. Personal Introduction:
This class is a requirement for my major, but Im still looking forward to it at lot.
1. Which languages do you speak?
Swedish, Russian, English and some Spanish.
2. Are you familiar with the language / languages spoken and the written script in your
culture of choice? What, if any, are the other minority languages in
I choose this article because I find this issue with the new anti-gay law to be very
important. There has been a problem with Russians becoming more and more
nationalistic, because it has resulted in several violent incidents but I think that this
Clean Water Rights
The Clean water act (CWA) was established in 1972. It regulates discharges of pollutants into
U.S. water as well as it sets certain standards for the water. According to the CWA, the water
should be drinkable, swimmable and fishabl
Interview style: BBC MOSAIC
1. Explain the differences in communication styles.
The first person Mr. Isaac, is dressed more formally, with a jacket and tie. He gives the
answers that are expected of him. Mr. Isaac is relaxed in his chair, letting his feet
The main and probably only benefit from building a plant in the third world is the low labor
costs. The disadvantages depend on the exact location of that plant. In general the laws in
each country are different. But if youre having a pl