(Cultural Intelligence) [E–pub] Ù David Livermore


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Cultural Intelligence

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N so do with some ideas of What Trip Up Your Attempts To can trip up your attempts to them Read this or a class often comes across as hypocritical he is very judgmental of the people who don t have a cultural intelligence like him which is exactly what he s trying to caution against A Good ResourceGood material or North American Christians wanting to do crosscultural mission in a intelligent and mindful way Helpful practical tips Easy read although sometimes redundant. Y to express our love or people of difference Relating lovingly to our ellow human beings is central to what it means to be human And when it comes down to it Christian ministry at its core is interacting with all kinds of people in ways that give them glimpses of Jesus in usThe billions of us sharing planet Earth together have so much in common We're all born We all die We're all created in the image of God We eat sleep persevere and care or our young We long or meaning and purpose and we develop societies with those around us But the way we go about the many things we have in common is deeply rooted in Our Uniue Personalities And Cultures uniue personalities and cultures although we have so much in common we have as much or about us that's different. On or an introduction to Its very easy to read However if The Reader Has Already reader has already book or two on missiology then this book will likely repeat much of what they have already read in other places If you love Jesus and want to talk and interact with people of another culture whether this is teenagers the elderly someone rom another country or just someone who does not share your beliefs assumptions or background this books explains how you ca. Cultural Intelligence will help transform individuals and organizations into effective intercultural communicators of the gospelEXCERPTWhat do you do when you encounter someone who isn't like YOU HOW DO YOU FEEL WHAT GOES ON INSIDE How do you eel What goes on inside How do you relate to him or her These are the kinds of uestions we want to explore in this book Few things are basic to life than expressing love and respect or people who look think believe act and see differently than we do We want to adapt to the barrage of cultures around us while still remaining true to ourselves We want to let the world change us so that we can be part of changing the world And we want to move rom the desire to love across the chasm of cultural difference to the abilit. Like most books of this genre it could be about 100 pages shorter that being said Liver s discussion of bounded and centered sets succinctly verbalized content in a way that I had been struggling to verbalize or uite a long time now a way that I had been struggling to verbalize or uite a long time now also challenges American readers to analyze their cultural context or what it is a culture This is a much needed challenge that tends to be lacking rom most books of this nature Good book or someone to break their teeth. Twenty irst century society is diverse and Christians must be able to understand other cultures and communicate effectively between and among them Following up on the bestselling Hurt Inside the World of Today's Teenagers this new addition to the Youth Family and Culture series explores the much needed skill of Cultural Intelligence C the ability to work effectively across national ethnic and even organizational cultures While rooted in sound scholarly research Cultural Intelligence is highly practical and accessible to general readers It will benefit students as well as guide ministry leaders interested in increasing their cultural awareness and sensitivity Packed with assessment tools simulations case studies and exercises.