Two Personality Variables and the Cross-cultural Adjustment of Study Abroad Students
Keywords:Study abroad, Personality characteristics, Education abroad, emotional intelligence, entrepreneurial attitude orientation, cross-cultural adjustment
This article presents a study which focuses on two personality characteristics--emotional intelligence and entrepreneurial attitude orientation, which are expected to impact the cross-cultural adjustment of students while studying abroad. Based on self-assessments by university students who have studied abroad for a semester, this research examines the impact of both personality characteristics on their adjustment to their host culture.
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