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Culturally different perceptions and communication

One person comes from a culture that believes "We're all human, aren't we?" Another person comes from a culture that says "Status is everything." What problems might occur as these two individuals try to communicate with each other? How might the development of interpersonal relationships be affected? How could work and school environments be influenced by these two views of social relations?

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A discussion of how people with completely different cultural beliefs might have communication problems and how it might affect their relationships and the work environment.