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 04/28/04

 

                               

                          

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 www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/atlas_middle_east/atlas_middle_east.html

 

Central Intelligence Agency - The World Factbook

- West Bank

www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/we.html

- Saudi Arabia

www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/sa.html

- Iraq

www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/iz.html

 

American Mideast   www.amideast.org

 

Center for Muslim Christian Understanding www.cmcu.georgetown.edu

 

Center for Contemporary Arab Studies

www.ccasonline.org

    

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.