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Romanenko V., Nikitina G.
Saint-Petersburg Branch of Academy of Informatics
Technologies in Education
Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Romanenko V., Nikitina G.Saint-Petersburg Branch of Academy of InformaticsTechnologies in EducationSaint-Petersburg, Russia

Different intercultural contacts are widely distributed in the modern world. That is why the faculties have to cultivate tolerance in their students. All students must have a good will for understanding persons of different confessions, races, nations, ages, sexuality and professions. How to do it? The most part of stresses and conflicts is created as a result of discrepancies in surrounding environment. There are two typical mistakes we meet at the discussion of intercultural problems. The first one is connected with assumption that it is possible to destroy all discrepancies in the world and to build non-conflict situation on this base. The second one is assumption it is necessary to study the leading conflicts only. The national and language contradictions are studied in the first order in this case. Yet the most part of other problems is usually not in the area of study. These problems can create serious stresses in real life. It is impossible to create full homogeneity in external environment. Continues struggle between tendency to homogeneity and opposite tendency to stratification takes place in the each part of our world. Have we produce homogeneity on the one level of the human society the new stratification with its own contradictions immediately is created in its other part. That means we are living in a highly diversity world. This situation is not accidental. So we have to study the life in a very complex and diverse environment.

Different intercultural contacts are widely distributedin the modern world. That is why the facultieshave to cultivate tolerance in their students. All studentsmust have a good will for understanding personsof different confessions, races, nations, ages, sexualityand professions. How to do it? The most part ofstresses and conflicts is created as a result of discrepanciesin surrounding environment. There are twotypical mistakes we meet at the discussion of interculturalproblems. The first one is connected with assumptionthat it is possible to destroy all discrepanciesin the world and to build non-conflict situation on thisbase. The second one is assumption it is necessary tostudy the leading conflicts only. The national and languagecontradictions are studied in the first order inthis case. Yet the most part of other problems is usuallynot in the area of study. These problems can createserious stresses in real life. It is impossible to createfull homogeneity in external environment. Continuesstruggle between tendency to homogeneity andopposite tendency to stratification takes place in theeach part of our world. Have we produce homogeneityon the one level of the human society the new stratificationwith its own contradictions immediately is createdin its other part. That means we are living in ahighly diversity world. This situation is not accidental.So we have to study the life in a very complex and diverseenvironment.