The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication / Edition 1

The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication / Edition 1

by Thomas K. Nakayama

ISBN-10: 1405184078

ISBN-13: 9781405184076

Pub. Date: 01/18/2011

Publisher: Wiley

The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication aims to furnish scholars with a consolidated resource of works that highlights all aspects of the field, its historical inception, logics, terms, and possibilities.

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The Handbook of Critical Intercultural Communication aims to furnish scholars with a consolidated resource of works that highlights all aspects of the field, its historical inception, logics, terms, and possibilities.

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Publication date:
Handbooks in Communication and Media Series, #8
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents



1. Critical Intercultural Communication Studies: At a Crossroads (Rona Tamiko Halualani and Thomas K. Nakayama).

Section 1: Critical Junctures and Reflections In Our Field: A Revisiting.

2. Writing the Intellectual History of Intercultural Communication (Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz).

3. Critical Reflections on Culture and Critical Intercultural Communication (Dreama G. Moon).

4. Reflecting Upon "Enlarging Conceptual Boundaries: A Critique of Research in Intercultural Communication" (Alberto González).

5. Intercultural Communication Dialectics Revisited (Judith N. Martin and Thomas K. Nakayama).

6. Reflections on "Problematizing 'Nation' in Intercultural Communication Research" (Kent A. Ono).

7. Reflections on "Bridging Paradigms: How Not to Throw Out the Baby of Collective Representation with the Functionalist Bathwater in Critical Intercultural Communication" (S. Lily Mendoza).

8. Revisiting the Borderlands of Critical Intercultural Communication (Leda Cooks).

9. Expanding the Circumference of Intercultural Communication Study (William J. Starosta and Guo-Ming Chen).

Section 2: Critical Dimensions in Intercultural Communication Studies

10. Internationalizing critical race communication studies: Transnationality, Space, and Affect (Raka Shome).

11. Re-imagining Intercultural Communication in the Context of Globalization (Kathryn Sorrells).

12. Culture as Text and Culture as Theory: Asiacentricity and Its Raison D’être in Intercultural Communication Research (Yoshitaka Miike).

13. Entering the Inter: Power Lines in Intercultural Communication (Aimee Carrillo Rowe).

14. Speaking of Difference: Language, Inequality and Interculturality (Crispin Thurlow).

15. Speaking Against the Hegemony of English: Problems, Ideologies and Solutions (Yukio Tsuda).

16. Coculturation: Toward A Critical Theoretical Framework of Cultural Adjustment (Melissa L. Curtin).

17. Public memories in the shadow of the Other: Divided memories and national identity (Jolanta A. Drzewiecka).

18. Critical Intercultural Communication, Remembrances of George Washington Williams, and the Rediscovery of Léopold II’s "Crimes Against Humanity" (Marouf Hasian).

Section 3: Critical Topics in Intercultural Communication Studies.

19. Situating Gender in Critical Intercultural Communication Studies (Lara Lengel and Scott C. Martin).

20. Identity and Difference: Race and the necessity of the discriminating subject (Ronald L. Jackson II and Jamie Moshin).

21. Br(other) in the Classroom:  Testimony, Reflection, and Cultural Negotiation (Bryant Keith Alexander).

22. When Frankness Goes Funky: Afro-Proxemics Meets Western Polemics at the Border of the Suburb (Jim Perkinson).

23. Iterative hesitancies and latinidad: The reverberances of raciality (Bernadette Marie Calafell and Shane Moreman).

24. We Got Game: Race, Masculinity, and Civilization in Professional Team Sport (Lisa A. Flores, Karen Lee Ashcraft, & Tracy Marafiote).

25. It Really Isn’t About You: Whiteness and the Dangers of Thinking You Got It (John T. Warren).

26. Critical Reflections on a Pedagogy of Ability (Deanna L. Fassett).

27. The Scarlet Letter, Vigilantism, and the Politics of Sadism (Richard Morris).

28. Authenticity and Identity in the Portable Homeland (Victoria Chen).

29. Layers of Nikkei: Japanese Diaspora and World War II (Etsuko Kinefuchi).

30. Placing South Asian Digital Diasporas in Second life (Radhika Gajjala).

31. "The Creed of the White Kid": A Diss-apology (Melissa Steyn).

32. A Critical Reflection on an Intercultural Communication Workshop: Mexicans and Taiwanese Working on the U.S.-Mexico Border (Hsin-I Cheng).

33. "Quit Whining and Tell Me About Your Experiences!": (In)Tolerance, Pragmatism, and Muting in Intergroup Dialogue (Sarah DeTurk).

34. A Proposal for Concerted Collaboration between Critical Scholars of Intercultural and Organizational Communication (Brenda J. Allen).

Section 4: Critical Visions of Intercultural Communication Studies.

35. Conclusion: Envisioning the Pathway(s) of Critical Intercultural Communication Studies (Thomas K. Nakayama and Rona Tamiko Halualani).


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