Open the Cultural Stereotype & Career Activity (attached below). After you have come up with answers for each row of pictures, consider the following questions (please answer honestly, I will be the only person to see your answers). Make sure to showcase that you understand the concepts/theories included in the questions:
- How do Cultural Patterns and Social Roles influence answers to the Cultural Activity questions (give specific examples along with your explanations)?
- Looking at the concepts of Culture Shock and Rules of Interaction, what should you consider when first meeting someone from a different culture?
- As a professional and leader, why is understanding power and Muted Group Theory important (give specific examples along with your explanations)?
- Based on what you learned from the textbook, what specifically will you do to continue to build your Intercultural Personhood and Competence?
Business Men: In what type of business do they work? Are they the owner or employee? Who is the most successful?
Doctors: What kind of doctors are they? In what type of setting do they work? What is their approach to healthcare as described in Chapter 11?
Models: Do they model in commercials, magazines, videos? Are they intelligent, uneducated, self-absorbed?
Teachers: What subjects do they teach? At what level do they teach? Would you leave your child in their care?