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  • Culture is not like Personality

    Culture is not like Personality by Milton J. Bennett   To paraphrase H.L.Menken, For every question there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong. The question “what is culture?” is…

  • The Mismeasure of Intercultural Competence

    The Mismeasure of Intercultural Competence By Milton J. Bennett   In his excellent book, The Mismeasure of Man, biologist and science historian Stephen Jay Gould points out the fallacy of assuming that…

  • Culture is not like an iceberg

    Culture is not like an iceberg By Milton J. Bennett   With all due respect to theoreticians who continue to use the iceberg metaphor to describe culture, I think it’s time to…