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Sporadic Diaries - The Intercultural Mind by Joseph Shaules, NaPodPoMo

November 26, 2023 Doreen Cumberford
Sporadic Diaries - The Intercultural Mind by Joseph Shaules, NaPodPoMo
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Sporadic Diaries - The Intercultural Mind by Joseph Shaules, NaPodPoMo
Nov 26, 2023
Doreen Cumberford

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A short book reading for National Podcasting Month!

In this episode, we explore the book "The Intercultural Mind" by Joseph Scholz, where he presents groundbreaking research from cultural psychology and neuroscience. Here are 3 key takeaways from the episode:

1️⃣ Culture Shock: Discover what culture shock really means and how it affects us. We explore why we might be blind to our own cultural biases and how unconscious biases can impact our experiences abroad.

2️⃣ The International Mindset: Explore the fascinating question - can cultural differences be measured? We dive into what it means to have an international mindset and how this mindset can shape our ability to adapt and thrive in foreign environments.

3️⃣ Managing Our Minds Abroad: Hear the remarkable story of Kathy, a highly prepared and worldly individual, who experienced unexpected culture shock in Tokyo. We explore the challenges faced by even the most well-prepared individuals when living abroad and how our minds adapt to new and unfamiliar surroundings.

Listen now to gain insights into the intercultural mind and discover how you can make the most out of your own international experiences. Don't miss out on the secrets of life on the move!

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A short book reading for National Podcasting Month!

In this episode, we explore the book "The Intercultural Mind" by Joseph Scholz, where he presents groundbreaking research from cultural psychology and neuroscience. Here are 3 key takeaways from the episode:

1️⃣ Culture Shock: Discover what culture shock really means and how it affects us. We explore why we might be blind to our own cultural biases and how unconscious biases can impact our experiences abroad.

2️⃣ The International Mindset: Explore the fascinating question - can cultural differences be measured? We dive into what it means to have an international mindset and how this mindset can shape our ability to adapt and thrive in foreign environments.

3️⃣ Managing Our Minds Abroad: Hear the remarkable story of Kathy, a highly prepared and worldly individual, who experienced unexpected culture shock in Tokyo. We explore the challenges faced by even the most well-prepared individuals when living abroad and how our minds adapt to new and unfamiliar surroundings.

Listen now to gain insights into the intercultural mind and discover how you can make the most out of your own international experiences. Don't miss out on the secrets of life on the move!

Support the Show.

Where stories might wander but purpose finds it's home!!!