Vivian, an african american, finds that she seems to explain how she and janet, a european american, became friends much more frequently than she has to explain her friendships with other african americans. sometimes she and janet laugh about the curiosity of others. vivian and janet have encountered a challenge to intercultural relationships.
according to the cia, spanish is spoken by 92.7 percent of the mexican population. about 6 percent of the population speaks spanish as well as indigenous languages, such as mayan, nahuatl and other regional languages. indigenous mexican words have even become common in other languages, including english.
more than half of the population of the world live in cties. because of this liviing in a city has many down points like:
1.- city life can make us crazy. if you live in a city you have more probability to develop a mental disorder, 21% increased risk to develop anxiaty disorder, 39% increased risk to develop a mood disorder.
2.- the constant light don't let us sleep.
3.- the air is polluted. it increases the probabilty to develop asthma.
4.- the noise is terrible.
5.- rush hours are very common.
6.- there are uncaring crowds.
7.- all of these things affect our inmune system.
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