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Main Session  |  Arabic Group  |  Chinese Group  | Spanish Group  |

University At Albany Spring Forum 2002

Intercultural Communication

Arabic Language Group

Website Resources

Atlas of the Middle East


Central Intelligence Agency - The World Factbook

- West Bank

- Saudi Arabia

- Iraq


American Mideast


Center for Muslim Christian Understanding


Center for Contemporary Arab Studies


Some suggestions from the session are:

1. Using interpreters when communicating with the family is a must.

2. Creating and using a welcome packet.

3. Respecting the religious traditions the family comes with and not

imposing American values.