(Image courtesy of InfoGraphic World. Click to enlarge.)
And, of course, the reaction:
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This is, certainly, an overly-simplified/exaggerated way of expressing the "generally held" perceptions. And yet, these are also images that nations have to counter: after all, nation branding is all about images and "first things that come to mind."
Just some food for thought...
[See a related post here.]