The birth and development of “culture self-consciousness” has undergone a general process from “culture soakage” and “culture gain” to “culture comparison” and “culture reflection”, at last to the “culture self-consciousness”.
Second, in practice, the paper introduces some effective language and culture teaching models such as culture lecture, culture discussion, culture investigation, culture comparison and culture research, and recounts it with many concrete cases.
WT5BZ]:Based on the criticism of the naturalistic thinking in cultural comparison, this paper advances a new scale emphasizing that the evaluation and comparison of cultures should be undertaken according to whether they conceal or open up the possibility of human existence.
Hofstede finds in his research that any culture can find its place from the scale of individual- collectivism′ s cultural dimension, which, as the most important dimension in the comparison of cultures, is a key to cultures of China and the West. The various differences of Chinese and Western cultures can find overt or covert evidence from individual or collectivism.
A cross-cultural comparison showed that French Canadians, North Africans and Mexicans complain much more of psychosomatic troubles than English-speaking Canadians or Americans.
A cross-cultural comparison of mental health care delivery in Athens and Groningen
A trans-cultural comparison of four psychiatric case-finding instruments in a Welsh community
The aim of this study was to investigate the relationships between EE status and aspect of burden through cross-cultural comparison of the two countries, Japan and England, with large cultural and linguistic differences.
A cross cultural comparison of French and Dutch disturbed children using the Child Behaviour Checklist (CBCL)