Richard Handler on Understanding Other Cultures with Anthropology

Richard Handler is an Anthropologist and Associate Dean at the University of Virginia. On this January 31st edition of Charlottesville–Right Now! with Coy Barefoot, Handler stresses the importance of using anthropologists in determining foreign policies of countries.

Handler discusses how nationalism plays into the difference between cultures, and the impossibility of finding one true national culture. While other cultures thrive on their multi-linguistic nature, why do Americans feel threatened by a bi-lingual society? Find out, on Charlottesville–Right Now!