Ethnocentrism

What are some problems with ethnocentrism in the UAE? Emirates have some problem with ethnocentrism; they don’t like some of the foreign people attitudes. For example, some foreign people wear clothes that they don’t cover their body. And some foreign male and female hugging each other or kissing in public. How could these problems be … More Ethnocentrism

3 things about a different culture that I didn’t know before

In Venezuela and Brazil there is a tribe called Yanomami they burn the dead people, then the ash and bone powder of the dead person is mixed into a plantain soup and they drink it. Because they believe that it will ensure peace for the souls of dead person. In addition, the soul will be … More 3 things about a different culture that I didn’t know before

My worldview

My worldview score:  Honor/Shame: 8 Guilt/innocence: 7 Power/Fear: 9   5 sentences that are most similar to my personality A position of power can also be used to empower people around them Passionate about maintaining and enhancing their honour Focus on enhancing or improving the honour of the group as well as the individual relationships … More My worldview

THE SIX DIMENSIONS!

  Hofstede’s cultural dimensions theory is a framework for cross-cultural communication, developed by Geert Hofstede. It describes the effects of a society’s culture on the values of its members, and how these values relate to behavior, using a structure derived from factor analysis. After a decade of research and thousands of interviews is a model … More THE SIX DIMENSIONS!