Cross-cultural Communication: Culture Shock and How to Deal with It

Jiang Li-rong
March 2007
Sino-US English Teaching;2007, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p61
Academic Journal
Now the world has entered into an era of cross-cultural communication. Cultures influence and infiltrate one another. Willing or not, people must first encounter culture shock when they migrate from a familiar cultural background to a strange one. This thesis analyzes what causes culture shock and puts forward some suggestions to deal with it. Those who are about to go into a new culture environment may have some mental preparation.


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