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Solving Conflicts in a Multicultural Environment

SOLVING CONFLICTS IN A MULTICULTURAL ENVIRONMENT Introduction

Each person operates within her or his own private world. Psychologists call it our perceptual field or life space. From that base we view others, interact, and sometimes conflict with one another. Our unique view of the world is influenced by the input we received from our families and friends, school and work experience, etc.