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Book Review

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Kinash, S. (2009) Book review 'Diary of a French girl: Surviving intercultural encounters'.

© Shelley Kinash, 2009.

The book can be purchased via the Bond University Press website.


What if we were privy to the innermost thoughts and feelings of one of our international students? What if we could read what she wrote home to her Mum and Dad and her best friend? What if we could read what she dared not even tell them, revealed only in her diary? What would she say about living in Australia? What would she say about the people she met? What would she say about the university and about our teaching?

Now we can, and it is very revealing.



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