10 National Stereotypes

10 National Stereotypes

Recently I was reading about a brand new guide to the UK, published in the US, and ended up wondering where they did their research. I just couldn’t recognise my country from what they...
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...
National stereotypes

National Stereotypes : Croatians, Germans, Irishes, Portugueses and Slovenes

This survey was constructed so as to extract information regarding the perceptions each student had had of the other nationalities present here, namely: Irish, Portuguese, Croat, Slovenian and German. However, stereotypes can prove controversial,...
Italians looove pasta and they eat it everyday. Spaghetti and pasta in general are sacred.

The most common stereotypes about Italians

I have no doubt about that the most common stereotypes about Italians are  : Spaghetti, mafia, musical accent, gestures, romantic, loud, fashion, chaos – these are all words often used to describe Italians and...
Meanwhile in Bulgaria... Do You wanted WAR ??? You'll get one!!!

Bulgarian stereotypes

Honestly I've never heard about Bulgarian stereotypes before... The commons terms associated were : Harry Potter, and the England Vs. Bulgaria Quidditch match, or by Romanians the Bulgarian people are thieves, and to others...
Just doing my part to perpetuate offensive stereotypes...

Just doing my part to perpetuate offensive stereotypes

There are nine beautiful deserted islands in the middle of nowhere where the following people are stranded: 2 Italian men and 1 Italian woman 2 French men and 1 French woman 2 German men and...
Nordic Poster : A lovely poster for your wall. Country spirits featured: Iceland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland. The posters are printed on thick Gloss Art 170gsm paper, they are full colour on the front side, blank white on the back. The posters are packed in hard tubes and sent via Royal Mail.

Blog Scandinavia and the World

Hey, do you want have some fun? Check it out at this site Scandinavian and the World. It's amazing. It's a comics blog about  the spirits of countries, their relationships and activities, even 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...
The Prejudice Map. According to Google, people in the world are known for...

National Identity and National Stereotype

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...
Stereotyping the Planet

Cover to Facebook – Positive National Stereotype

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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