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Experiencing new cultures can result in a positive journey. Athletes and tourists will encounter different beliefs, customs, laws, language, values, and societal behavioral. Along with art, religion, and social structures, these elements form a unique culture. Thus, cross-cultural awareness pertains to a better understanding of yourself and the host country. In this section, communication styles, hidden dimensions of culture, culture shock, and identity issues are discussed.

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In this section, you will find useful resources to help you think about ways to enhance Cross–Cultural Awareness:


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