Writing to Host Nationals as Cross-Cultural Collaborative Learning in Study Abroad


  • Leeann Chen




study abroad, host nationals, cross-cultural learning


This essay is thus written for study-abroad instructors and directors who have been or who are interested in using writing as an effective structure of experiential education in study-abroad programs.


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Author Biography

Leeann Chen

Leeann Chen teaches travel literature and Asian Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, Arizona. She presented a paper on the use of travel literature to prepare students for studying abroad at the International Conference on Critical Thinking and Educational Reform in July 2001.


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How to Cite

Chen, L. . (2002). Writing to Host Nationals as Cross-Cultural Collaborative Learning in Study Abroad. Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad, 8(1), 143–164. https://doi.org/10.36366/frontiers.v8i1.98