RYŪGAKU: Explorations in Study Abroad

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Title: Critical incidents in study abroad: Some contrasting multidisciplinary perspectives
Author: Tim Newfields
Published: April 2011 (Volume 4, No. 1)
Pages: 11 - 18
Type of Article: descriptive essay
Synopsis: Four notions of "critical incidents" are contrasted and some related concepts are underscored. The need to frame critical incidents during SA as learning oppurtunities is highlighted.

Full Text: Available at http://jalt-sa.org/PDF/4-1-Newfields.pdf

Keywords:

critical incident theory, intercultural awareness, culture bumps, culture shock, criticality, study abroad

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