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Cultural Divides

Understanding and Overcoming Group Conflict

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • General,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDeborah A. Prentice (Editor), Dale T. Miller (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8348361M
    ISBN 100871546892
    ISBN 109780871546890
    OCLC/WorldCa48931157


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The Internal and External Divides: Religious and Cultural Conflict Within and Between the. A cultural divide is the virtual barrier caused by cultural differences, that hinder interactions, and harmonious exchange between people of different cultures.

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