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7 More Sources towards Commonsense in the Other Culture

This is the second in a multi-part series on selected SOURCES to inform crossing into Other Cultures. Here are a few more “book-sources.” A BOOK THAT MAKES SENSE OF CULTURES Stewart, Edward C. and Milton J. Bennett. American Cultural Patterns: A Cross-Cultural Perspective. … Continue reading

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Part 3 – BAM Glocal

GLOCAL BAM? Where are the “business as mission” initiatives among refugees who are being resettled in the USA? Examples? I have more questions than answers. See REPORTS on refugees entering the USA, current through August 2016: http://www.wrapsnet.org/Reports/AdmissionsArrivals/tabid/211/Default.aspx Do local agencies that … Continue reading

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PART 1 – Why Immigrants Terrorize Us

Immigrants Terrorize Us I moved into an urban ethnic neighborhood. I moved there by choice, as a white American – into a London neighborhood where the population was 1st and 2nd generation Pakistani, Indian, Somali, Afghan and others – over … Continue reading

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