Experiencing Intercultural Communication : An Introduction
This text addresses the core issues and concerns of intercultural communication by introducing a group of general skills in Chapter 1, and emphasizing both the concepts and the skills of communicating interculturally throughout the text.
- Paperback | 283 pages
- 185.4 x 233.7 x 17.8mm | 453.6g
- 01 Jan 2001
- McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
- Mayfield Publishing Co ,U.S.
- United States
- English, Multiple languages
Table of contents
1. Why Study Intercultural Communication? 2. Intercultural Communication: Building Blocks and Barriers 3. History and Intercultural Communication 4. Identity and Intercultural Communication 5. Verbal Issues in Intercultural Communication 6. Nonverbal Issues in Intercultural Communication 7. Popular Culture and Intercultural Communication 8. Culture, Communication and Conflict 9. Intercultural Communication in Everyday Life 10. Intercultural Communication and Tourism 11. Intercultural Communication and Business 12. Intercultural Communication and Education 13. Intercultural Communication and Health Care Glossary Index
About Thomas K. Nakayama
Judith N. Martin is professor of communication at Arizona State University. Her research and publications focus on intercultural communication and transitions, ethnic and racial identity, and communication competence. Thomas K. Nakayma is a professor in The Hugh Downs School of Human Communication and the director of the Asian Pacific American Studies Program at Arizona State University. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Iowa. He writes in the areas of cultural studies, intercultural communication, and rhetorical studies, focusing particularly on issues of race, gender, and sexuality.