Innovative new book presenting intercultural theories and themes in an accessible style, facilitating an exploration of the many challenging and contemporary issues in our society today.
FETAC Level 5 Intercultural Studies (5N0765) component as part of the following major awards:
Business Studies [5M2102]
Applied Social Studies [5M2181]
Community Development [5M3050]
Language and European Studies[5M2073]
Chapter 1: An Intercultural Society
Case Study: Apartheid in South Africa
Chapter 2: Socialisation and Attitudes to Difference
Case study: Jane Elliott and the blue eyes/brown eyes exercise
Case study: The Six Cultures study of child rearing – socialisation in the family
Case study: The Pygmalion effect – positive and negative expectations in the classroom
Chapter 3: Religious Belief, Difference, Conflict and Change
Case Studies on Religious Conflict
Chapter 4: Research Methods and Culture Shock
Chapter 5: Prejudice
Case Studies on Genocide in World War II Germany and Rwanda.
Chapter 6: Colonialism and Racism
Case Study: African-Americans – from slavery to the present day
Chapter 7: The Print Media, Attitudes and Objectivity
Chapter 8: Ethnicity and Culture in Television, Cinema and Music
Chapter 9: Legislation, th
Ríoghnat Crotty has a BA in English Literature and a HDip in Education (Secondary). She has taught at secondary and primary level in both mainstream education and as a language support teacher for new students.