Cross-cultural understanding


“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” – Clifton Fadiman


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Culturally Teaching

Geert Hofstede™ Cultural Dimensions

Stories from the Peace Corps
Exercises and activities specifically designed to help students understand cultural differences will enhance respect and tolerance between and among students of different ethnic backgrounds.

Al-Jazeerah: Cross-cultural understanding

Cross-Cultural Understanding through Virtual Worlds: Carnegie Institute
In an interview for The Autograph, a program on Iran's PressTV hosted by Susan Modaress, Carnegie Council Senior Fellows Joshua Fouts and Rita J. King discuss the potential of virtual worlds for cultural dialogue between the West and Islamic communities worldwide. (This is just one of many recource.)

Understanding Islam through Virtual Worlds:THE GRAPHIC NOVEL

Thunderbird School of International Management
Thunderbird School of Global Management Knowledge Network