BookProvides a thorough introduction to inter- and cross-cultural concepts for beginning students with a focus on practical application and social action
Defines “communication” broadly using authors from a variety of sub disciplines and incorporating scientific, humanistic, and critical theory
Constructs a complex version of culture using examples from around the world that represent a variety of differences, including age, sex, race, religion, and sexual orientation
Promotes civic engagement with cues toward individual intercultural effectiveness and giving back to the community in socially relevant ways
Weaves pedagogy throughout the text with student-centered examples, text boxes,...