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Title: Intercultural Attitudes of Turkish Students Studying in a UK University
Paper URL: http://immi.se/intercultural/
Author: Ali Karakas
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Homepage: http://abs.mehmetakif.edu.tr/akarakas
Institution: University of Southampton
Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Abstract: The study aimed at identifying intercultural attitudes of Turkish students enrolled in the University of Southampton, in the UK, towards both host and other cultures. The data were elicited through a questionnaire consisting of two parts. Data were analyzed through statistical package software called SPSS.Descriptive statistics i.e. mean scores; standard deviations and percentages were utilized in the presentation of the results. The results were introduced by quantitative analysis and qualitative interpretations. The findings demonstrated that Turkish students held confounding attitudes depending on various factors and engaged in multifarious interactions with their British and non-British friends.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: KARAKAŞ, A. (2013). Intercultural Attitudes of Turkish Students Studying in a UK University. Journal of Intercultural Communication, 31. (2013)
URL: http://immi.se/intercultural/
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