World cultures

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of World cultures.

Video playlists about World cultures

Misconceptions of Islam and Muslim life

10 talks • 2h 24m
See beyond the prejudice, stereotypes and thoughtless hate with these talks about the Muslim faith.

Talks on folklore

4 talks • 34:34
These talks explore some of the myths, folklore and fairytales that (once upon a time) explained the unexplainable.

Bridging cultural differences

9 talks • 1h 55m
It’s all about understanding. These talks explore perspective -- looking past the stereotype and learning who people are, what they do and why they do it to build new cultural understandings.

Talks for the thoughtful traveler

11 talks • 2h 34m
Traveling to new destinations is always an experience. Let these talks encourage you to think differently about the places you visit and the people you see.

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