Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures, 8th edition
Published by Pearson (July 27th 2017) - Copyright © 2018
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Revel™ Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures, Eighth Edition gives students sufficient knowledge, appropriate motivations, and useful skills that enable them to experience how cultural differences can affect communication with others. The authors offer some practical suggestions concerning the adjustments necessary to achieve intercultural competence when dealing with these cultural differences. Upon completing this text, students will be able to appreciate the impact of cultural patterns on intercultural communication; use both practical and theoretical ideas to understand intercultural communication competence; understand some of the central contexts in which intercultural communication occurs; and discuss cultural identity and the role of cultural biases.
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Table of contents
2. Culture and Intercultural Communication
3. Intercultural Communication Competence
4. Cultural Patterns and Communication: Foundations
5. Cultural Patterns and Communication: Taxonomies
6. Cultural Identity and Cultural Biases
7. Verbal Intercultural Communication
8. Nonverbal Intercultural Communication
9. The Effects of Code Usage in Intercultural Communication
10. Intercultural Competence in Interpersonal Relationships
11. Episodes, Contexts, and Intercultural Interactions
12. The Potential for Intercultural Competence
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