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Mon September 2, 2013

Why Eastern And Western Cultures Tackle Learning Differently

Originally published on Mon September 2, 2013 4:51 am

For the most part in American culture, intellectual struggle in school children is seen as an indicator of weakness, while in Eastern cultures it is not only tolerated, it is often used to measure emotional strength. (This piece initially aired on Nov. 12, 2012 on Morning Edition.)