Cross-cultural

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How Information Technology Can Help Bridge Gaps in Education

By Nathan EdwardsInformation and communication technology (ICT) first made an impact on the life of Fernando Botelho when he was in his late teens.  Then, Botelho was a recent high school graduate suffering from increasingly impaired vision.  Now, he ... [Published Triple Pundit - 25 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Decoded: What makes an angry face

Sydney, Aug 29Do you know what is the most common facial feature when you get angry at someone? It is lowered eyebrow.Also include thinned lips and flared nostrils as researchers have identified the origin and purpose of the facial expression for anger ... [Published ProKerala.com - 4 hours ago]
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FAO’s José Graziano da Silva: “Hunger leads to conflict and conflict exacerbates hunger”

Sharing food29 August 2014, Bali – “Hunger leads to conflict and conflict exacerbates hunger,” FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva said today at the 6th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC).The two-day (29-30 August) ... [Published Ein News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Thai army sues human rights activist over torture claim

The Association for the Prevention of Torture has the following blurb on  Pornpen Khongkachonkiet :Despite growing intimidation from authorities, Pornpen Khongkachonkiet, Director of the Cross Cultural Foundation, continues to assist marginalised communities, ... [Published Asian Correspondent - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinese men badly groomed?

For men in China, physical appearance has never been regarded as important - but this traditional viewpoint may be changing.A recent post on the social network website Tianya community claims "women on Shanghai streets are obviously dressed at a higher ... [Published Asiaone - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Tap into the potential of the 'cloud'

During my recent 10-day home trip to China, half of which was spent on the road, I borrowed my 84-year-old mom's cell phone, with an amazing battery time, to keep in touch with people. It was a dumb phone and even made me ironically conspicuous at an ... [Published CHINAdaily - 9 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Ensuring High-Quality Care for All

Reducing health care disparities is a key component of quality. It can improve population health management, patient safety and overall performance in care delivery. For more than 10 years, Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston has implemented numerous ... [Published Hospitals & Health Networks - 16 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Best of Multimedia: What's Your Leadership Style?

Earlier this year, Business Insider posted a fascinating infographic   excerpted from the book “ When Cultures Collide: Leading across Cultures ,” by British cross-cultural communication expert Richard D. Lewis . The graphic outlines 24 leadership styles ... [Published Strategy & Business - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

UNAOC Promotes Youth Role As World`s Agents of Change

Pewarta: Aditya E.S. WicaksonoNusa Dua,Bali, Aug 28 (Antara) - The Youth Event of the 6th United Nations Alliance of Civilization (UNAOC) Global Forum was held in Bali on Thursday to promote the role of the younger generation as agents of change in the ... [Published Antara News - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

After a rough start, a travel business takes off

In an increasingly interconnected world, cross-cultural understanding matters more than ever. For elementary and high school students, mastering the French or Spanish language — and getting a taste of the culture — can enhance their education. ... [Published Portsmouth Herald - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

114 nations seek ways to reduce cross-cultural, religious tensions

Esti Andayani. JP/Yohanna RirihenaRepresentatives from 114 countries, 25 international organizations, the private sector and civil society are set to gather on Friday and Saturday at the sixth United Nations Alliance for Civilization (UNAOC) global forum ... [Published Jakarta Post - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Dr. Jannette Vusich appointed assistant professor

The Programme is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jannette Vusich as an assistant professor (three-year term). Dr. Vusich has served as a teaching fellow, senior fellow, and associate director, academic, in the and as an assistant professor ... [Published University of Kings's College - Aug 27 2014]

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"With just this one difference, neither face appeared 'angry'. But when these two faces were shown to subjects, they reported the lowered brow face as looking like it belonged to a physically stronger man" said Sell
"I thought it'd be a fun experience to finish off my summer before going back to school" Williams said
"The function of the anger face is intimidation, just like a frog will puff itself up or a baboon will display its canines" added Leda Cosmides, a professor of psychology at University of California Santa Barbara
"There are quite aa lot of women now who declare that they belong to the Good-looks Club, that they would rather remain single if they cannot marry a decent-looking man. They do not subscribe to the traditional belief that a man needs to offer either fortune or fame" he says

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Cloudy with a chance of manga: A review of “Sun... [Published Elkhart Truth - 17 hours ago]
Best of Multimedia: What's Your Leadership Style? [Published Strategy & Business - 18 hours ago]
Spices of the Orient [Published The Hindu - 19 hours ago]
Thailand: Immediately withdraw criminal defamat... [Published Human Rights Watch - 19 hours ago]
The Day I Was Robbed By "Tony Bennett" [Published Esquire - 22 hours ago]
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From A Gazan Stripper in Texas to Chinese Migra... [Published Global Voices in English - 12 hours ago]
Photo by Kim Badawi, published on Phmuseum's website, used here with permission. ” In the photograph: Thiago Pater Kayapo and Samantha Aweti Kalapalo, the day before they are wed at Aldeia Maracanã on February 2, 2013, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (despite ...
Thailand: Judicial Harassment of Human Rights D... [Published Scoop NZ - World - Aug 28 2014]
We, the undersigned civil society groups, are gravely concerned about the criminal legal action taken for defamation and libel against the Cross Cultural Foundation, headed by Ms. Pornpen Khongkachonkiet, by the Army’s Task Force 41. Ms. Pornpen, ... ...
An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Aug 26 2014]
My Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong left his bones in Wichita, but only after carrying out the first-ever extraordinary rendition on the past of the U.S. government and then getting fired by Abraham Lincoln for being too aggressive in waging the Civil ...
An 1862 Extraordinary Rendition in Morocco by m... [Published Brad DeLong - Aug 26 2014]
My Great^6 Grandfather James DeLong left his bones in Wichita, but only after carrying out the first-ever extraordinary rendition on the past of the U.S. government and then getting fired by Abraham Lincoln for being too aggressive in waging the Civil ...
Multi-Ethnic Churches Lament America’s Racial I... [Published TIME.com - Aug 25 2014]
Throughout this past week the attention of our nation has been rightly set on Ferguson, Missouri. Tragedy and tensions in this small town have served to highlight troubling trends elsewhere, too, in the United States, in what remains for us a very long ...
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