Provides an overview of theory and research in intercultural communication. This book looks at Communicating with Strangers: An Approach to Intercultural Communication. Front Cover. William B. Gudykunst, Young Yun Kim. McGraw- Hill. Communicating with Strangers: An Approach to Intercultural Communication. Front Cover. William B. Gudykunst, Young Yun Kim. McGraw-Hill, Gudykunst, William B. Communicating with strangers: an approach to intercultural communication I William B. Gudykunst, Young Yun Kim. – 3d ed. p. em.
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Preview — Communicating with Strangers by William B. I purchased this book for a class on multicultural learners. Uncertainty and Anxiety Generally, in communication, we seek to reduce uncertainty. And we may worry that interacting with a stranger will bring disapproval from members of our own group. Showing of 5 reviews. To ask other readers questions about Communicating with Strangersplease sign up. Skip to main content. Communication with strangers often relies too heavily on categorization stereotyping.
Abigail rated it liked it Dec 03, Liliana Shelbrook rated it it was amazing May 16, We experience uncertainty with regard to the stranger’s attitudes, feelings and beliefs. Books by William B. This book looks at the basic processes of intercultural communication and ties those processes to the practical task of creating understanding between people of different cultures, backgrounds, and communication patterns.
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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. John Stewart, 6th edition, New York: Thanks for telling us about the problem. We cannot rely on such familiar scripts and norms when communicating with a stranger. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Generally, individuals tend to explain their own behavior by reference to the situation.
We understand such data by the process of social cognition.
When interacting with strangers we are especially likely to attribute their behavior to their character, and then to view their character as typical of their culture or race, etc. LPenting rated it liked it Jun 27, Generally these anxieties can be reduced by paying more conscious attention to the communication process, and by gathering more information on the stranger. Share your thoughts with other customers.
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