Beyond Language: Cross Cultural Communication

Beyond Language: Cross Cultural Communication

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This reading and discussion text helps students understand and adapt to cultural differences and values when communicating with speakers of American English.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 286 pages
  • 172.7 x 231.1 x 15.2mm | 453.6g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130948551
  • 9780130948557

Table of contents

PrefaceAcknowledgementsTo the TeacherCross-Cultural Term and Principles 1 Cross-Cultural Contact with Americans Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities 2 Cross-Cultural Conflict and Adjustment Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities 3 Verbal Communication: The Way People Speak Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes 4 Nonverbal Communication: Speaking Without Words Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes 5 Relationships: Friends and Acquaintances Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes 6 Family: Types and Traditions Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes 7 Education: Values and Expectations Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes 8 Work: Practices and Attitudes Pre-Reading Exercises Reading Text Comprehension Questions Discussion Questions Vocabulary Exercises Conversational Activities Cultural Notes EndnotesBibliographyAbout the Authorsshow more

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