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Visit the Web site of culture scholar Edward T. Hall. http://www.edwardthall.com/index.html
Learn about intercultural awareness in the classroom by reading this article by Mark Pedelty (2001, Spring), “Self as other: An intercultural performance exercise,” published in Multicultural Education. http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3935/is_200104/ai_n8937001
Visit these sites to explore the history and traditions of some famous businesses. http://www.ford.ca/app/fo/en/our_company/heritage.do; http://www.mcdonalds.ca/ca/en/our_story/our_history.html
Learn more about Geert Hofstede’s research on culture by exploring his Web site. http://www.geert-hofstede.com/geert_hofstede_resources.shtml
Read advice from Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada on living abroad http://www.voyage.gc.ca/index-eng.asp
Visit ExpatExchange: A World of Friends Abroad to learn about the opportunities, experiences, and emotions of people living and working in foreign countries and cultures worldwide. http://www.expatexchange.com/newsarchiveall.cfm