On Cultural Conflicts in Cross-Cultural Teaching
By Mark Harrison,2014-12-31 16:24
With the advancement of globalization, English as a main language of intercultural communication, is used more and more frequently and extensively in the world. As a result, more qualified English teachers are needed. However, the cultural conflicts bring about many problems in English teaching. Firstly, from two different aspects, the thesis explores the cultural conflicts in cross-cultural teaching of foreign teachers in Chinese universities: the cultural conflicts in class between foreign teachers and their Chinese students, and the cultural conflicts on management between foreign teachers and the Chinese administrative departments. Then,the thesis further explains the deep structures of the cultural conflicts. Lastly, the conclusion was summarized by putting forward some suggestions to better avoid their disadvantages and efficiently exert their unique the Chinese higher education.