The Essential Readings
Intercultural Discourse and Communication: The Essential
is a collection of articles that discuss major
theoretical approaches, case studies of cultural and sub-cultural
contact from around the globe, issues of identity in 'bicultural'
individuals, and the 'real world' implications of intercultural
contact and conflict.
- Collects articles that describe and analyze discourse and
communication in several channels, including spoken, written, and
- Considers various group organizations such as
culture/subculture, gender, race/ethnicity, social class, age, and
- Includes brief introductions to each section by the editors
that explain main concepts.
- Contains discussion questions that enhance the book?s
value for courses.