Stereotypes having to do with people of specific nationalities. Some of them are a little bit Truth in Television (certain others more so), due to having some basis in reality. But remember, nations are not Planets Of Hats. If anything, the true face of the country in question is often either not as expected or entirely different. Not all foreigners necessarily speak with a heavy accent, as many films and TV series seem to indicate.

All National Stereotypes

Have you ever asked how about the world judges you just because you're born in some place? Stereotypes having to do with people of specific nationalities. Some of them are a little bit Truth in...
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How many times have you heard about Russia and the Russians? There is hardly a person in the world who has never heard of Moscow, one of the most beautiful cities of the world.  In...

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We know most foreign cultures, and much of our own culture, by reputation only. We have an "image" of the Scottish, Belgian or Spanish national character even though we personally may know at most...
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What about a cover to Facebook with the positive stereotypes? I started this project by my own, and I'm getting as reference from this post about 55 Nations – Stereotypes that will Ruin or...
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Why Danish are so strange?

Why do you know about the Danish people? Are Danish strange? Are Danish fun? The University Post recently collected a list of 119 great stupid questions asked by Copenhagen’s new exchange and guest students. Funny, honest...
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Swiss Cultural Stereotypes

Every country or profession is associated with stereotypes. Stereotypes are qualities assigned to groups of people related to their race, and so on. Let us look at some stereotypes about the Swiss: Obsessed with punctuality? If...
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Polish Stereotypes

Here are a list of stereotypes and prejudices about Poles (or if you prefer The Polish people) and Poland. Polish jokes are jokes based on stereotypes about Polish people. Jokes that disparage Poles are...
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We took the greatest videos from all over the world and made a mash-up from every country. The World In 2 Minutes describes different cultures, and how eccentric they are. The World in 2 Minutes-...
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What’s Your National Stereotype?

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