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Cultural Differences and Communication Essay

  • Submitted by: anonymous
  • on August 23, 2015
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 3,047 words

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|Activity 3                                                                                                                                             |



|                         |Cultural differences                                           |Communication differences                                     |
|Group 1                   |Aboriginal religion, like many other religions, is             |                                                               |
|ABORIGINALS               |characterised by having a god or gods who created people and   |Characteristics of Communication in Aboriginal Society         |
|                         |the surrounding environment during a particular creation       |• The avoidance of direct eye contact demonstrates politeness |
|                         |period at the beginning of time. Aboriginal people are very   |and respect                                                   |
|                         |religious and spiritual, but rather than praying to a single   |                                                               |
|                         |god they cannot see, each group generally believes in a number|An Aboriginal person may interpret direct eye contact with     |
|                         |of different deities, whose image is often depicted in some   |non-intimates as a sign of rudeness, lack of respect or even   |
|                         |tangible, recognisable form. This form may be that of a       |aggression. In Aboriginal society the avoidance of direct eye |
|                         |particular landscape feature, an image in a rock art shelter, |contact is intended to demonstrate politeness and respect13.   |
|                         |or in a plant or animal form. Landscape features may be the   |In particular, a traditional Aboriginal person may avoid eye   |
|                         |embodiment of the deity itself, such as a particular rock     |contact with persons of authority, such as...

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