scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 353
Mannerism of Students from the East and West A US student comes home from school and watches television Later that student copies the behaviors he viewed and learned from television The media in our society has a huge impact on the behaviors of children These attitudes and manners of students towards teachers and elders are influenced greatly by television as they initiate behaviors they have learned on television In contrast most Asian students sit quietly waiting for the teacher to come into the classroom and respectively welcome himher When the teacher comes into the classroom all the students stand up for himher as a form of respect For Asian students manners and respect towards elders and teachers is a part of their culture Generally people from these countries are very respectful to guest and are expected to drop everything when a guest visits their house The young of the family greet them serve food and tea to make them feel welcome While this is admirable it is partly because these cultures do not encourage freethinking On an average school day US teachers encounter harsh behavior and disrespect from the students They put up with disrespectful behavior cursing talking back and talking while they are speaking For this type of behavior an Asian student would receive caning and other forms of punishment The student would not feel any resentment towards the teacher Teachers are held in high esteem On the other hand students in the US say and do anything they want without any regard for elders They are encouraged by the media to think they are the bosses and it is their right to do as they please The viewpoint promotes self-confidence and free thought In essence since cultures are mingling the behaviors of young people in the Asian countries may also be drifting toward more self- centered behavior The US students on the other hand may be positively modifying some of
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA