Handbook of International and Intercultural Communication / Edition 2

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This Second Edition illustrates how the field is composed and looks at how it has grown. The four parts examine cross-cultural communication; intercultural communication; international communication; and development communication. Each part begins with a chapter on theories and closes with one on issues. This Edition is thoroughly revised and reorganized with expanded coverage of international, development, and cross-cultural communication and new chapters.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761920908
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 9/12/2001
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 500
  • Sales rank: 1,398,029
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.31 (d)

Meet the Author

William B. Gudykunst (Ph.D., Minnesota, 1977) is Professor of Speech Communication at the College of Communications, California State University, Fullerton. Bill has written and edited numerous works for SAGE, including the Handbook of Intercultural and International Communication, 2/e, and Bridging Differences: Effective Intergroup Communication, 3/e as well as the best-selling introductory undergraduate texts Building Bridges: Interpersonal Skills for a Changing World (Houghton Mifflin) and Communicating with Strangers: An Approach to Intercultural Communication, 3/e (McGraw-Hill). He is extremely well known in the discipline and is one of its most prolific writers/scholars in the areas of intercultural communication and human communication theory.

Bella Mody (Ph.D., Gujarat University; M.A., University of Pennsylvania; B.A. Ranchi University) served as chair of the International and Development Communication Division of ICA from 1999 to 2001 and is a consultant to international and nongovernmental organizations. Her research interests include international media, communication technology application in developing countries, and gender, ethnicity, and class.

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Table of Contents

The Histories of Intercultural, International, and Development Communication - Everett M Rogers and William B Hart
Cross-Cultural Communication - William B Gudykunst
Cross-Cultural Communication Theories - William B Gudykunst and Carmen M Lee
Cultural Communication - Gerry Philipsen
Language and Verbal Communication across Cultures - Tae-Seop Lim
Nonverbal Communication Across Cultures - Peter A Andersen et al
Cultural Influences on the Expression and Perception of Emotion - David Matsumoto et al
Cognition and Affect in Cross-Cultural Relations - Cookie White Stephan and Walter G Stephan
Cross-Cultural Face Concerns and Conflict Styles - Stella Ting-Toomey and John G Oetzel
Current Status and Future Directions
Issues in Cross-Cultural Communication Research - William B Gudykunst
Intercultural Communication - William B Gudykunst
Intercultural Communication Theories - William B Gudykunst
Intercultural Communication Competence - Richard L Wiseman
Identity and Intergroup Communication - Jessica Abrams, Joan O'Connor and Howard Giles
Communication in Intercultural Relationships - Ling Chen
Adapting to an Unfamiliar Culture - Young Yun Kim
An Interdisciplinary Overview
Issues in Intercultural Communication Research - George A Barnett and Meihua Lee
International Communication - Bella Mody
Theory and Research in International Communication - Stephen D McDowell
A Historical and Institutional Account
Media Corporations in the Age of Globalization - Edward Comor
Global Communication Orders - Oliver Boyd-Barrett
Media, War, Peace and Global Civil Society - Thomas L Jacobson and Won Yang Jang
Transnational Advertising - K Viswanath and Liren Benjamin Zeng
Differing Traditions of Research on International Media Influence - Bella Mody and Anselm Lee
A Pandemonic Age - Sandra Braman
The Future of International Communication Theory and Research
Development Communication - Bella Mody
Theories of Development Communication - Srinivas R Melkote
State, Development and Communication - Silvio Waisbord
Development Communication Campaigns - Leslie B Snyder
Communication Technology and Development - J P Singh
Instrumental, Institutional, Participatory and Strategic Approaches
Participatory Approaches to Communication for Development - Robert Huesca
Development Communication as Marketing, Collective Resistance and Spiritual Awakening - H Leslie Steeves
A Feminist Critique
International Development Communication - Karin Gwinn Wilkins
Proposing a Research Agenda for a New Era
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