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Theorizing about Intercultural Communication

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ISBN-10: 0761927492

ISBN-13: 9780761927495

Edition: 2005

Authors: William B. Gudykunst

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'Theorizing About Intercultural Communication' provides an overview of the major theories currently in use and examines how these theories will also support the foundation for future research in this area.
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Book details

List price: $179.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/14/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 488
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

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…    

Preface - William B. Gudykunst
Theorizing about Intercultural Communication: An Introduction
Theories of Communication Incorporating Culture
The Coordinated Management of Meaning (CMM)
Speech Codes Theory: Restatement, Revisions, and Response to Criticisms
Theories Focusing on Cross-Cultural Variability in Communication
The Matrix of Face: An Updated Face-Negotiation Theory
Culture-Based Conversational Constraints Theory: Individual- and Culture-Level Analyses
Theories Focusing on Adaptations in Interactions
Communication Accomodation Theory: A Look Back and a Look Ahead
Cross-Cultural and Intercultural Applications of Expectations Violations Theory and Interaction Adaptation Theory
From the Margins to the Center: Utilizing Co-Cultural Theory in Diverse Contexts
Theories Focusing on Identity
Identity Management Theory: Facework in Intercultural Relationships
Identity Negotiation Perspective: A Theoretical Framework
Theorizing Cultural Identifications: Critical Updates and Continuing Evolution
A Communication Theory of Identity: Development, Theoretical Perspective, and Future Directions
Theories Focusing on Effective Communication & Decisions
An Anxiety/Uncertainty Management (AUM) Theory of Effective Communication
Association and Dissociation: A Contextual Theory of Interethnic Communication
Effective Intercultural Work Group Communication Theory
Theories Focusing on Adjustment and Acculturation
Adapting to a New Culture: An Integrative Communication Theory
Cultural Schema Theory
An Anxiety/Uncertainty Management (AUM) Theory of Sojourner Adjustment