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Author Stringer, Donna M., author

Title 52 activities for improving cross-cultural communication / Donna M. Stringer and Patricia A. Cassiday
Published Boston, Mass. : Intercultural Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 240 pages) : illustrations
Contents Second language walk-in-their-shoes -- The language of gestures -- E-mail: communicating across cultures -- Building cultural bridges to communication -- Communicating policy in a cultural context -- Communication solutions -- Building team communication -- Bridging behaviors -- The intercultural classroom -- E-mail intent vs. impact -- Nondefensive communication -- PALS dialogue -- Public/private self -- How rude was that?
Summary Every culture has a communication style norm and when that style mixes with another, stereotypes and misperceptions can arise. This book looks at how styles and patterns of communication differ vastly among people from different cultures. It explores cross-cultural communication issues with an eye toward increasing understanding and effectiveness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-240)
Notes Online resource; title from e-book title screen (EBL platform, viewed September 25, 2014)
Subject Intercultural communication -- Activity programs
Form Electronic book
Author Cassiday, Patricia A., author
ISBN 0891063846 (electronic bk.)
0983955875 (electronic bk.)
9780891063841 (electronic bk.)
9780983955870 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Fifty-two activities for improving cross-cultural communication