Our exposure tot the world also came through the people who lived in out town. Many of them came directly from their parts of the world, bringing with them their culture, their fashion, and also their languages. We were privileged to be in the middle of a hub of new experiences for all the time that we lived in our little town. These experiences had a profound effect on how differently we saw our world to that of the children in the rest of our country. It gave us access to the greater part of the world, and gave us insight into many different cultures, languages, and forward thinking technology and
People learn the new culture, language, fashion style, food, etc which enriches the knowledge of the people living in the society or country. Similarly another major advantage of multiculturalism is the way the problems are solved and analyzed in the society. Be it in the organization or in the society, the enrichment of the diverse views due
Our social behaviors are blended with other tribes once we have formed bonds of trust through the acceptance of our differences. Multiple cultures working together begin to do amazing things through their relationships, interconnecting our ideas, shaping our individual parts into whole networks. Building great connections takes hard work, time, and negotiating on our differences. Our cultures move at the speed of trust and respect, honoring one another’s dignity. With this structure teams of team’s from different communities produce the emergence of our effective
“Culture refers to the ways of life of members of a society, or of groups within the society. It includes how they dress, their marriage customs, language and family life, their patterns of work, religious ceremonies, and leisure pursuits” (Giddens, 2005). Exposure to various cultures and multicultural living patterns has a positive impact on the development of creativity. The knowledge gained from another culture can be in terms of gastronomy (food culture and food preparation), performing arts (music and dance) and visual arts (architecture, hand crafted items, design, and photography), to name a
Cultural exchange programs are for connecting, enriching and empowering the global community. Cultural exchange programs expose students to people from different cultural, geographic, religious and socio-economic backgrounds and provide the opportunity for students to develop a greater understanding of diversity both in their home country and visiting country. Cultural Exchange Program allows students to interact with and learn from people who are different from themselves and to participate in new and distinctive experiences beyond their own communities. Cultural exchange helps students to develop positive relationships with others, understand a broader range of perspectives, and develop the knowledge and skills needed for participation in our multicultural society. Participating in International Cultural and Educational Exchange programmes is a life changing experience.
The wealth of multicultural cities poses challenges to the multicultural cities and their citizens. But, living in a multicultural city is by itself a very beneficial exercise not only on a personal level but also in terms of cultural exchange, economic exchange and generating new ideas. One experiences what is called cultural variety when living in a diverse area. He is somehow introduced to new kinds of foods, architectures, arts, music, festivals, religions, mythologies, writings and more of general day-to-day life. These new things would easily open one’s heart and mind to new places, new ideas and new people.
As such, locals may oversee the importance that cultural intelligence has played in our daily lives. This may in fact facilitate the growth of our cultural intelligence, as we interact with such a wide array of people on such a frequent basis. Having friends of different race and religion since young
Diversity Role Paper Ramiro Franco Texas State University Diversity Role Paper Intercultural communication offers a unique ability to truly get to know someone else and their culture, and to gain appreciation for things that we may assume about others or ourselves, and the things which might be difficult for another person. This form of communication can open minds and truly enable people to place themselves in the shoes of another person, and respect them for it. By learning to communicate better, we can learn to be mindful of our thoughts and our actions (Grant, 1989). 1. A complete description of your diversity role.
Therefore, it can be used to convey knowledge to the public (citizens). It can also instill and reinforce cultural values, social norms, and social philosophy (Amri jahi, 1988). General properties of folklore is readily accepted, relevant to the cultural, entertaining, using local languages, has an element of legitimacy, flexible, have the ability to repeat his message, two-way communication, and so on. The functions of folklore refer to mental revolution program of people (Nurdin,
What is global citizenship? It is the system in which every person can identify their life styles, communication ways, different cultures, civilizations, norms, and adopt different practices related to their beliefs, values and religions. People can learn new thing about new societies and countries by adopting and interacting with the individuals to know about globe. It is the global citizenship which makes people responsible to love the humanity and overcome the different problems i.e. Terrorism, suicide attacks, sexual harassments, murders, education, hunger, religious attacks around the globe.