How is expression of emotion related to individualism-collectivism?

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People in an individualistic culture display a wide variety of emotions. In collectivistic cultures people don't express as much variety of emotion because they are concerned about the group they are involved in and don't want to upset the group. Collectivistic cultures worry about group cooperation and harmony and cohesion so they won't expression much emotion in fear that it could hurt the group.

What are high contact cultures?

Answer:

High contact cultures are cultures where people tend to stand close and touch a lot.

What are low contact cultures?

Answer:

Low contact cultures are cultures where people stand apart and tend not to touch.

Personal distance

Answer:

1.5 - 4 feet Often with close friends

Importance and influence of popular culture

Answer:

chapter 9

popular culture and stereotypes

Answer:

page 363-367

resisting popular culture

Answer:

356-360

Native American mascots

Answer:

357ish

Intercultural Transitions Social Science:

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~ Contributes perspective on the roles of individual migrants, theories of culture shock, characteristics and outcomes of adaptationr
~ Adaptation models:r
--Anxiety and Uncertainty Management Modelr
--Transition Modelr
--Integrative Model

Intercultural Transitions Interpretive:

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~ Contributes in-depth descriptions of the adaptation experience, focusing on the complex and continuous nature of adaptationr
~ Adaptation Models:r
--U-Curve Modelr
--W-Curve Modelr
--Phenomenological Model