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Title Computer-mediated communication across cultures : international interactions in online environments / Kirk St. Amant and Sigrid Kelsey, editors
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), [2012]
copyright 2012
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Description 1 online resource (466 pages) : digital files
Contents 1. Culture-laden social engagement: a comparative study of social relationships in social networking sites among American, Chinese and Korean users / Sejung Marina Choi, Shu-Chuan Chu and Yoojung Kim -- 2. e-matchmaker, e-matchmaker, make me a match: indian matrimonial services in the Internet Age / Archana Krishnan -- 3. Playing "nice": what online gaming can teach us about multiculturalism / Melinda Jacobs -- 4. Social information processing theory (SIPT): a cultural perspective for international online communication environments / Bolanle A. Olaniran, Natasha Rodriguez and Indi M. Williams -- 5. Filtering online content in China / Jyh-An Lee -- 6. Culture, online technology and computer-mediated technical documentation: contributions from the field of intercultural communication / Marc Hermeking -- 7. Communicating in the age of Web 2.0: social networking use among academics in Turkey / Tanfer Emin Tunc and Esin Sultan Oguz -- 8. Knowing through asynchronous time and space: a phenomenological study of cultural differences in online interaction / Ping Yang -- 9. Cultural differences in social media usage and beliefs and attitudes towards advertising on social media: findings from Dubai, United Arab Emirates / Sara Kamal and Shu-Chuan Chu -- 10. Discursive manipulation strategies in virtual scams in global contexts / Rotimi Taiwo -- 11. Government monitoring of online media and its influence on netizens' language use in China / Wengao Gong --
12. Irish identification as exigence: a self-service case study for producing user documentation in online contexts / Andrew Mara and Miriam Mara -- 13. Studying online communication features on international and cross-cultural web pages using websphere analysis methodology / Kathryn Stam, Indira R. Guzman and Dennis Thoryk -- 14. Minimizing cultural differences using ontology-based information retrieval system / Myongho Yi -- 15. Information sharing across languages / Reinhard Sch̐Μưaler -- 16. Linguistic minorities on the Internet / Jaffer Sheyholislami -- 17. The emerging Hispanic use of online health information in the United States: cultural convergence or dissociation? / Nicole St. Germaine-McDaniel -- 18. Language as social practice on the Chinese Internet / Elaine J. Yuan -- 19. Cultural considerations of online pedagogy / Judith N. Martin and Pauline Hope Cheong -- 20. Communicating pragmatics about content and culture in virtually mediated educational environments / Birthe Mousten ... [and others] -- 21. Using the cultural challenges of virtual team projects to prepare students for global citizenship / Madelyn Flammia -- 22. Studying locally, interacting globally: demographic change and international students in Australian higher education / Angela T. Ragusa and Emma Steinke --
23. Computer mediated cross-cultural communication: creating cultural exchange through articulated studies / William Klein and Bernard E. La Berge -- 24. New era, new media, and new strategies for cross-cultural collaborative learning / Chun-Min Wang, Jinn-Wei Tsao and Gretchen Bourdeau Thomas -- 25. Maximizing multicultural online learning experiences with the social presence model, course examples, and specific strategies / Aimee L. Whiteside and Amy Garrett Dikkers -- 26. Language abilities and culture clashes in cyberspace: potential problems for ESL/EFL students in hybrid mainstream classes / Anna M. Harrington -- 27. International collaboration and design innovation in virtual worlds: lessons from Second Life / Pete Rive and Aukje Thomassen -- 28. Immigration reform: re[forming] theories and cyber-designs / Barbara Heifferon
Summary "This book provides readers with the foundational knowledge needed to communicate safely and effectively with individuals from other countries and cultures via online media"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Culture
Online communication
Expanding education to underserved areas online
Global digital divide
Global standards
Globalization of online environments
Global online access
Law and policy for international Internet access
International E-commerce
Future of global cyberspace
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Description based on title screen (IGI Global, viewed July 18, 2011)
Subject Intercultural communication.
Computer networks -- Security measures.
Form Electronic book
Author St. Amant, Kirk, 1970-
Kelsey, Sigrid.
IGI Global.
LC no. 2011019907
ISBN 9781609608347 (ebook)