Globalization in Education: Assimilating Intercultural Competence Part 2

Globalization in Education: Assimilating Intercultural Competence Part 2


  • Author: Rick Lumadue, PhD & Rusty Waller, PhD
  • Release Date : 2013-11-17
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 150230962 Bytes


This book has been designed to guide the learner through a step-by-step analysis of some of the most relevant topics of globalization in education. The focus of this volume is on the classroom as a global community, getting to know another culture, and the challenges and changes of globalization in education....

Globalization in Education: Assimilating Intercultural Competence Part 1

Globalization in Education: Assimilating Intercultural Competence Part 1


  • Author: Rick Lumadue, PhD & Rusty Waller, PhD
  • Release Date : 2014-01-11
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 233118445 Bytes


This book has been designed to guide the learner through a step-by-step analysis of some of the most relevant topics of globalization in education. The focus of this volume is on assimilating intercultural competence, with particular attention given to an analysis of intercultural training methods, the use of instruments in cross cultural training, and non-verbal cues....

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence


  • Author : Janet M. Bennett
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-03-23
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506317298


The SAGE Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence Book Description :

In 1980, SAGE published Geert Hofstede’s Culture’s Consequences. It opens with a quote from Blaise Pascal: “There are truths on this side of the Pyrenees that are falsehoods on the other.” The book became a classic—one of the most cited sources in theSocial Science Citation Index—and subsequently appeared in a second edition in 2001. This new SAGE Encyclopedia of Intercultural Competence picks up on themes explored in that book. Cultural competence refers to the set of attitudes, practices, and policies that enables a person or agency to work well with people from differing cultural groups. Other related terms include cultural sensitivity, transcultural skills, diversity competence, and multicultural expertise. What defines a culture? Wha...

Developing Intercultural Competence in Practice

Developing Intercultural Competence in Practice


  • Author : Michael Byram
  • Publisher : Multilingual Matters
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1853595365


Developing Intercultural Competence in Practice Book Description :

It is now widely recognised that learning a language should not just involve linguistic competence but also intercultural competence. It is also clear that intercultural competence can be developed through related subjects such as geography, history, mother tongue teaching. This book takes this as a given and provides practical help for teachers who wish to help their learners acquire intercultural competence in the ordinary classroom. It contains descriptions of lessons and materials from a wide range of classrooms in several countries and for beginners to advanced learners....

Intercultural Competence

Intercultural Competence


  • Author : Myron W. Lustig
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-03-18
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780205930197


Intercultural Competence Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Intercultural Competence provides students with the tools to succeed in today’s intercultural world. Blending both the practical and theoretical, this text offers students the requisite knowledge, the appropriate motivations, and the relevant skills to function competently with culturally-different others. The text provides a discussion of important ethical and social issues relating to intercultural communication and encourages students to apply vivid examples that will prepare them to interact better in intercultural relationships. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers will be able...

Intercultural Competence

Intercultural Competence


  • Author : Gerhard Neuner
  • Publisher : Council of Europe
  • Release Date : 2003-01-01
  • Genre: Intercultural communication
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9287151709


Intercultural Competence Book Description :

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The SAGE Handbook of Intercultural Competence

The SAGE Handbook of Intercultural Competence


  • Author : Darla K. Deardorff
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2009-08-31
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781483342894


The SAGE Handbook of Intercultural Competence Book Description :

Bringing together leading experts and scholars from around the world, this Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of the latest theories and research on intercultural competence. It will be a useful and invaluable resource to administrators, faculty, researchers, and students....

Developing Intercultural Competence through English

Developing Intercultural Competence through English


  • Author : Anna Niżegorodcew
  • Publisher : Wydawnictwo UJ
  • Release Date : 2011-01-01
  • Genre: Communicative competence
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9788323384366


Developing Intercultural Competence through English Book Description :

The volume Developing Intercultural Competence through English: Focus on Ukrainian and Polish Cultures edited by Anna Niżegorodcew, Yakiv Bystrov and Marcin Kleban offers a valuable result of a joint intercultural project between two universities from the neighbouring countries of Poland and Ukraine. Among the mass of books on intercultural communication the proposed volume distinguishes itself by three features: unusual format combining the work of both scholars and students, the focus on the intercultural approach, and practical designation. It also stresses the increasing awareness in the modern world that teaching/learning English serves the purpose of developing general intercultural competence and not building the knowledge about the English s...

Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range

Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range


  • Author : Manuela Wagner
  • Publisher : Multilingual Matters
  • Release Date : 2017-10-19
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781783098927


Teaching Intercultural Competence Across the Age Range Book Description :

This ground-breaking book is the first to describe in detail how teachers, supported by university educators and education advisers, might plan and implement innovative ideas based on sound theoretical foundations. Focusing on the teaching and learning of intercultural communicative competence in foreign language classrooms in the USA, the authors describe a collaborative project in which graduate students and teachers planned, implemented and reported on units which integrated intercultural competence in a systematic way in classrooms ranging from elementary to university level. The authors are clear and honest about what worked and what didn’t, both in their classrooms and during the process of collaboration. This book will be required reading fo...

Intercultural Competence in the Work of Teachers

Intercultural Competence in the Work of Teachers


  • Author : Fred Dervin
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-03-31
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429684456


Intercultural Competence in the Work of Teachers Book Description :

This book critiques models of intercultural competence, whilst suggesting examples of specific alternative approaches that will successfully foster intercultural competence in teacher education. Bringing together diverse perspectives from teacher educators and student teachers, this volume discusses the need to move beyond essentialism, culturalism and assumptions about an us versus them perspective and recognises that multiple identities of an individual are negotiated in interaction with others. Intercultural Competence in the Work of Teachers is divided into four sections: critiquing intercultural competence in teacher education; exploring critical intercultural competences in teacher education; reflexivity and intercultural competence in teacher ...

Developing intercultural competence through education  Pestalozzi series No  3

Developing intercultural competence through education Pestalozzi series No 3


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Council of Europe
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789287179340


Developing intercultural competence through education Pestalozzi series No 3 Book Description :

This is the third book in the Pestalozzi series. The first, Teacher education for change, dealt with the underlying philosophy of the Pestalozzi Programme and its approach to education in general and teacher education in particular. The second Intercultural competence for all, looked at the various implications of promoting the development of intercultural competence as a main concern of mainstream education. This work takes a step further towards the full integration of intercultural competences as a key element within the education system. It aims at offering an educational rationale and conceptual framework for the development of intercultural competence, as well as a clear description of its constitutive elements to be developed in and through ed...

Intercultural Competence in Higher Education

Intercultural Competence in Higher Education


  • Author : Darla K. Deardorff
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-20
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781315529233


Intercultural Competence in Higher Education Book Description :

Intercultural Competence in Higher Education features the work of scholars and international education practitioners in understanding the learning outcomes of internationalization, moving beyond rhetoric to concrete practice around the world. Devoted exclusively to exploring the central learning outcomes of internationalization efforts, this edited volume contains a refreshing combination of chapters and case studies from interdisciplinary and cross-cultural contributors, including: cutting-edge issues within intercultural competence development, such as intersectionality, mapping intercultural competence, and assessment; the role of higher education in developing intercultural competence for peacebuilding in the aftermath of violent conflict; facili...