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Author Jandt, Fred Edmund.

Title Intercultural communication : an introduction / Fred E. Jandt.

Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. ; London : Sage, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  303.482 JAND    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Physical description xiii,489 pages : illustrations, facsimiles,map ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The dispute over defining culture -- Defining communication as an element of culture -- Barriers to intercultural communication -- Stereotypes and prejudice as barriers -- Nonverbal communication -- Knowing culture through language -- Language as a barrier -- Culture's influence on perception -- Children, women, and families -- Dimensions of culture -- Dominant United States cultural patterns : using value orientation theory -- Comparative cultural patterns : Russian and Arabian cultures -- Contact between cultures -- Immigration and acculturation -- Forces against assimilation -- Forces to conform to one cultural identity -- Establishing a culture -- Identity and subgroups -- Multiculturalism -- Improving intercultural communication.
Subject Intercultural communication.
Intercultural communication -- United States.
Communication, International.
ISBN 0761914315 (cased) No price
0761914323 (paperback) No price