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Crossing cultures in the language classroom / Andrea DeCapua, Ed.D. (Long Island University-Hudson), Ann C. Wintergerst, Ed.D. (St. John's University, New York).

Author/Creator:
DeCapua, Andrea, author.
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2016]
Series:
Michigan teacher training.
Michigan teacher training
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 348 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Multicultural education.
Intercultural communication.
Summary:
"Crossing Cultures in the Language Classroom attempts to balance theory and practice for pre-service and in-service teachers in general education programs or in ESL/EFL, bilingual, and foreign language teacher training programs, as well as cross-cultural awareness workshops. This book is unique in that it combines theory with a wide range of experiential activities and projects designed to activity engage users in the process of understanding different aspects of cross-cultural awareness"--Back cover.
Contents:
An introduction to culture
Cultural perspectives
Culture shock
Non-verbal communication
Societal roles
Pragmatics and communication.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-348).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the James Hosmer Penniman Book Fund.
Contributor:
Wintergerst, Ann C., author.
James Hosmer Penniman Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780472036417
0472036416
OCLC:
948296434
Publisher Number:
99973888455
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