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Title: Narratives und interkulturelles Verstehen
Subtitle: Zur Entwicklung von Empathie-, Urteils- und Kooperationsfähigkeit
Written By: Lothar Bredella
URL: http://www.narr-shop.de/index.php/narratives-und-interkulturelles-verstehen.html
Series Title: Giessener Beiträge zur Fremdsprachendidaktik
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In diesem Buch werden zwei neue didaktische Ansätze entwickelt. Der literaturdidaktische Ansatz rückt die Entwicklung von Empathie-, Urteils- und Kooperationsfähigkeit als Bildungsziel in den Mittelpunkt. Der Ansatz des interkulturellen Verstehens überwindet sowohl die Transkulturalität, die kulturelle Unterschiede als rassistisch abschaffen will, als auch die Multikulturalität,die kulturelle Unterschiede verabsolutiert, undentwickelt einen „aufgeklärten Universalismus“ (Aleida Assmann), der es ermöglicht, mit kulturellen Unterschieden zu leben und sich über sie zu verständigen.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: Narr Francke Attempto Verlag GmbH + Co. KG
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Sociolinguistics
Foreign language teaching
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783823367321
Pages: 51
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