Bridging Differences: Effective Intergroup Communication / Edition 3 by William B. Gudykunst | 9780761915119 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Bridging Differences: Effective Intergroup Communication / Edition 3

Bridging Differences: Effective Intergroup Communication / Edition 3

by William B. Gudykunst
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761915117

ISBN-13: 9780761915119

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Designed for courses in intercultural or intergroup communication, cultural studies, anthropology, sociology, and management, Gudykunst's (California State U., Fullerton) text emphasizes improving communication between people from different groups, but contains ideas applicable to communication within one's own groups as well. The fourth edition includes new material

Overview

Designed for courses in intercultural or intergroup communication, cultural studies, anthropology, sociology, and management, Gudykunst's (California State U., Fullerton) text emphasizes improving communication between people from different groups, but contains ideas applicable to communication within one's own groups as well. The fourth edition includes new material on civic engagement, community in public life, diversity and community, the content of stereotypes, communication in romantic relationships, culture differences in effective communication, and theoretical explanations for prejudice, and now contains study questions for each chapter, new self-assessment questionnaires, and skill exercises. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761915119
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Series:
Interpersonal Communication Texts Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Communicating with Strangers
Understanding Group Differences
Our Expectations of Strangers
Attributing Meaning to Strangers' Behavior
Exchanging Messages With Strangers
Being Perceived as a Competent Communicator
Applying Our Knowledge and Skills

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