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Intercultural Communication (Hardcover)

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This handbook brings together 28 chapters on current scholarship in intercultural communication, emphasizing communication practices that represent a culture and cultural practices that impact the communication process. Scholars from communication and other fields in Australia, the US, Asia, Europe, and Canada cover the fundamentals of communication and culture, including the history of intercultural communication studies, theoretical perspectives, non-Western scholarship, current research topics, and domains of cultural communication research; the role of culture in communication, in terms of identity, language use and verbal communication, interpersonal communication and relationships, emotion display and expression, nonverbal cues, intercultural conflict, aging, and social change; communication between cultures at individual levels, with discussion of ethnocentrism, intercultural communication competence, intergroup and interethnic communication, intercultural experience and cultural learning, identities communication, friendship, and health and health care; and communication at collective levels between cultures, such as cross-border mediated messages, stereotyping, translational action, brand national identity and consumer advocacy, business, and media. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 654.0
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Series Title: Handbooks of Communication Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: De Gruyter
Language: English
Street Date: April 10, 2017
TCIN: 52739843
UPC: 9781501510397
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-8495

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