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Assessing Intercultural Sensitivity in Mission Candidates and Personnel

@inproceedings{Sheffield2007AssessingIS,
  title={Assessing Intercultural Sensitivity in Mission Candidates and Personnel},
  author={D. Sheffield},
  year={2007}
}
In more than 20 years of cross-cultural ministry I have come across numerous workers with years of experience who are sensitive with members of other cultures, understanding of cultural nuances, and respected by national friends and colleagues. I have likewise come across another whole group of missionary colleagues – with the same years of experience – who are insensitive to people in their culture of ministry, lack cultural knowledge and are barely tolerated by national friends and colleagues… Expand
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