Stereotypes

According to a Romanian newspaper (quoting an unidentified international poll), 17% of Americans associate Russia with “Communism,” 12% with “KGB,” and 7% with “cold wheather.” However, 23% of Americans consider Russia a “friendly country!” Only 5% of Russians think the same way about America. The prime image that the Russians associate with America is “a rich country.” To the Americans, the “average Russian” is a poor, opressed, alcoholic, but friendly, working-class person, while to the Russians, the “average American” is “financially accomplished and socially protected.” You do the analysis…

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