Cross - Cultural Communication

Articles from Vol. 8, No. 2, 2012

A Comparative Study of Tea Customs/UNE ETUDE COMPARATIVE DES CLIENTS DE THE
AbstractTea is becoming more and more popular in this modern time. It is said that people in more than 100 countries and regions all over the world drink tea. Howerer, in different countries, the customs of tea drinking is not the same. In some places,...
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Analysis of Merger and Acquisition Strategy of Multinationals in China and Chinese Enterprises Countermeasures/ANALYSE DE LA STRATEGIE DES ENTREPRISES A CAPITAL MIXTE ET ACQUISITION DES MULTINATIONALES EN CHINE ET LES CONTRE-MESURES DES ENTREPRISES CHINOISES
AbstractMergers and acquisitions of transnational corporations in China presents the strategic trends in recent years. Merger and acquisition strategy of multinationals in China to successfully implement, not only objective necessity of political reform...
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A Qualified Person* as the New Target of Compulsory Education in China/ UNE PERSONNE QUALIFIEE POUR LA NOUVELLE CIBLE DE L'ENSEIGNEMENT OBLIGATOIRE DE CHINE
AbstractWhereas Chinese compulsory education designates the scope of people, it fails to accomplish the objective of nurturing a qualified person. The plasticity, generality and universality should be the basis of the education of a qualified person....
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Developing Africa through Ideology, Spirituality and the Literary Tradition/ DEVELOPPER L'AFRIQUE A TRAVER L'IDEOLOGIE, LA SPIRITUALITE ET LA TRADITION LITTERAIRE
AbstractThere has been a series of scholarly interactions on the viability of situating African ideology and spirituality within literary and biblical discourse. For instance, researchers have asserted that an expression of the African ideological stance...
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Dialyzing the Academic Misconduct from the Academic Exchange System/DIALYSER D'INCONDUITE DE L'ACADEMIQUE DU SYSTEME D'ECHANGE UNIVERSITAIRES
AbstractAt presently, the Academic dishonorable behavior had become a bad phenomenon in the academic circles. This paper points out that it was the result of the whole of the academic exchange system, and the author is only one of respect. The paper...
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Educational Challenges in a Multicultural Society: The Case of Israel/LE CAS D'ISRAEL: DEFIS EDUCATIFS DANS UNE SOCIETET MULTICULTURELLE
AbstractThe academic world has not yet determined its attitude to multidisciplinary, which leads to a lack of institutionalization and regulation of multidisciplinary in research and in curricular development. The fashion in the 1990s has become a fact,...
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Enlightenment of GE Culture Change to Chinese Enterprise Culture Construction/ CHANGEMENT DE LA CULTURE DE GE DES LUMIERES A LA CONSTRUCTION DES CULTURES DES ENTREPRISES CHINOISES
AbstractGeneral Electric company development more than 120 years, has remained focused, become one of the greatest top market capitalization companies in the world. GE created a miracle of global multinational companies, how did GE create miracles? there...
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Flexible Handling the Problems of Labor Disputes in Liaoning Province/ TRAITER DE MANIERE FLEXIBLE LES PROBLEMES DE CONFLITS DE TRAVAIL DANS LA PROVINCE DE LIAONING
AbstractLabor Disputes in China increasingly presents complex and diversified its settlement mechanism in practice exposed many drawbacks in the stage of the proceedings and it lacks timely and effective solution. However, labor relations are the most...
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Genre, Blues, and (Mis) Education in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man/EDUCATION DU GENRE DES BLEUS DANS L'HOMME INVISIBLE DE RALPH ELLISON
AbstractDespite the abundance of the critical analysis Ellison's classic novel Invisible Man (1952) has received, critics, it seems to me, have often ignored the intersections between its genre(s) and thematic concerns. The present study is an attempt...
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How Real Were the Cougars? Crime and Deviance in the National Football League/ QUELLES-ONT ETAIENT LES REALITES DES COUGARS? DU CRIME ET DE LA DEVIANCE DANS LA LIGUE NATIONALE DE FOOTBALL
AbstractIn 2003 ESPN premiered a new series titled Playmakers which provided a fictional account of life on and off the field of professional football. Despite the high viewership ratings and television awards it received, the show was cancelled during...
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Integrating Critical Thinking Skills into American Literature Classes/INTEGRER LES COMPETENCES DE PENSEE CRITIQUE DANS LES CLASSES DE LITTERATURE AMERICAINE
AbstractIt is argued that the need for critical thinking in university education is accentuated in response to the rapidly changing world and the complexity of today's world where people are required to comprehend, judge, and participate in generating...
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Legal Consideration of Recognizing Dual Nationality in China/ VISANT SUR LA REFLECTION DE LOI DE LA DOUBLE NATIONALITES APPROUVEES PAR LA CHINE
AbstractCurrently, China adopts the principle of non-recognition of dual nationality. However, with the continuous development of society, and increasingly frequent international cooperation and exchanges, Chinese emigrants abroad are crying for state...
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On Chinese Style Corporate Governance - with the Frictions and Fusion of Business Cultures as a Clue/DISCUSSION DU TRAITEMENT A LA CHINIOISE DES ENTREPRISES - LES INDICES DU FROTTEMENT DE LA CULTURE DU FONCTIONNEMENT ET DU FINANCEMENT
AbstractThrough several decades of legal construction, the legal environment has been greatly improved in recent years. The lack of regulations and systems is not the major cause for business frictions. The major problem for corporate governance at the...
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On University Teacher's Non-Wage Income and Higher Education Dissimilation/LES PROFESSEURS D'UNIVERSITE NON SALARIAUX ET DE DESASSIMILATION DE L'ENSEIGNEMENT SUPERIEUR
AbstractIn the current era of knowledge economy, higher education plays an increasingly important role in promoting social development. University teachers' non-wage income from the commercial lectures, training classes, off-campus part-time jobs and...
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Pedagogical and Colonial Power Discourses in William Shakespeare's the Tempest/LE DISCOURS DE LA PUISSANCE PEDAGOGIQUE ET LE COLONIAL DANS LE TEMPETE DE WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
AbstractThis paper aims at exploring the relationship between pedagogy and colonial power as discourse instances in Shakespeare's The Tempest which dates back to the early seventeenth century. A brief historical study is given focusing on the variety...
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Probe into the Debate on the Position of "New Folk Song"/DERRIERE LES CONTROVERSE DE L'EMPLACEMENT DES NOUVELLES CHANSONS POPULAIRES
AbstractThe debate on the position of "new folk song" reflects changes of music thoughts in the field of music creation and performance and differences in the way of its expression. The boundary between the "new folk song" and traditional folk song is...
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Prometheus Unbound: A Romantic Rewriting of a Classical Myth/PROMETHEUS UNBOUND: UNE REECRITURE ROMANTIQUE D'UN MYTHE CLASSIQUE
AbstractThis paper examines Shelley's merit in recreating a wellknown myth, which is adapted to fit his philosophical and Romantic outlook. Inspired by the French Revolution, the revolutionary fervor of Shelley's age should determine the interpretation...
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Sexual Pun: A Case Study of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet/JEU DE MOTS SEXUEL: UNE ETUDE DE CAS DE ROMEO ET JULIETTE DE SHAKESPEARE
AbstractIn general, puns are of great artistic value which imbue and enrich a literary work with secondary and tertiary meanings. Because of the double or triple-tiered meanings involved, this stylistic device is not easily amenable to translation; however,...
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The Impact of Text-Messaging on Vocabulary Learning of Iranian EFL Learners/ IMPACT DE LA TEXT-MESSAGING SUR L'APPRENTISSAGE DU VOCABULAIRE DES APPRENANTS D'ANGLAIS EN LANGUE ETRANGERE IRANNIENNE
AbstractVocabulary learning is one of the major challenges foreign language learners face during the process of learning a language. One way to alley the burden is to assist students in becoming independent learners during the process of L2 vocabulary...
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The Interplay between Culture and Creativity/ L'INTERACTION ENTRE LA CULTURE ET DE LA CREATIVITE
AbstractCreativity per se is a convoluted phenomenon. With regard to distinct manifestations, the impact of culture on creativity is discussed. The belief system is embedded in the creative productions across different cultures. The exertion of culture...
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The Price of Success: Some Consequences of Increased Access to Higher Education in Israel/LA RANCON DU SUCCES: QUELQUES CONSEQUENCES DE L'ACCES A L'ENSEIGNEMENT SUPERIEUR EN ISRAEL
AbstractAccess to higher education in general, and to a bachelor's degree in particular, constitutes a major issue on the agendas of higher education systems in recent years. The end of WWII marked the global transition to higher education institutions...
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