cross-cultural cross-cultural

Definition(s):

  • (adj) dealing with or comparing two or more cultures

Usage(s):

  1. Lee's ability to be such a huge cross-cultural influence is, I think, unique.
  2. With the rapid internationalization of business, awareness of cross-cultural courtesies and management practices has never been more important to succeed in the global arena.
  3. Life and death dance sweetly in Ramin Bahrani's lambent fable of cross-cultural connection.

News

  1. Harper Government Engages Canadians Through Cross-Cultural Roundtable on Security

    Today, the Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety, and Robert Goguen, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice, released the following statement at the conclusion of the Cross-Cultural ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Myth or monster? The methods behind finding Bigfoot

    There are many names given to this cross-cultural phenomenon: In Asian countries, it’s Gin-Sung; Wendigo in Algonquian; Canadians call it Sasquatch; for years, Bigfoot has creeped into bedtime lore from around the world – even in Somerset County.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Tribune-Democrat

  3. More Colorado entertainment events happening this week, 6/9/2013: "Gospel at Colonus"; Greek Festival; Jimmy Buffett

    A Greek tragedy told through African-American gospel music. An ambitious cross-cultural mash-up, featuring Don Randall as Preacher Oedipus.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Denver Post

Quotes

  1. "It is not purely about films, it is also about business networking and cross-cultural exchange. It is like a combination of Cannes and the Oscars," Bachchan told reporters in Colombo.
    on Apr 20, 2010 By: Amitabh Bachchan Source: AFP

  2. "We are excited to collaborate with such a creative and prolific team as Dave Stewart, Rahman, Bille and Cindy," Amritraj said. "This fresh and exciting pop-cross-cultural project is an organic match for continuing our partnerships between...
    on Nov 5, 2009 By: Ashok Amritraj Source: Screendaily.com

  3. In her statement, Jolie said A Mighty Heart was about "cross-cultural understanding and the values that people of all faiths share".
    on Oct 8, 2006 By: Angelina Jolie Source: BBC News

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