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Intercultural communication: globalization and social justice

Intercultural communication: globalization and social justice

Sorrells, Kathryn

A new edition of Kathryn Sorrells textbook that, uniquely, explores intercultural communication by analyzing history, power, and global institutions

Book. English.
2nd ed.
Published Los Angeles: SAGE, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: Kathryn S. Sorrells
ISBN: 1452292752, 9781452292755
Physical Description: 313 pages ; 24 cm
Subject: Intercultural communication.; Society.; Social justice.; Globalization.

Contents

  1. Opening the Conversation: Studying Intercultural Communication Definitions of Culture Studying Intercultural Communication Intercultural Praxis in the Context of Globalization Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  2. Understanding the Context of Globalization The Role of History in Intercultural Communication The Role of Power in Intercultural Communication Intercultural Communication in the Context of Globalization Intercultural Dimensions of Economic Globalization Intercultural Dimensions of Political Globalization Intercultural Dimensions of Cultural Globalization Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  3. Globalizing Body Politics: Embodied Verbal and Nonverbal Communication Hip Hop Culture Constructing Social Worlds Through Communication Marking Difference Through Communication The Social Construction of Race: From Colonization to Globalization Resignifying Race in the Context of Globalization Hip Hop Culture: Alternative Performances of Difference Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  4. (Dis)Placing Culture and Cultural Space: Locations of Nonverbal and Verbal Communication Placing Culture and Cultural Space Displacing Culture and Cultural Space Case Study: Hip Hop Culture Cultural Space, Power, and Communication Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  5. Privileging Relationships: Intercultural Communication in Interpersonal Contexts Topography of Intercultural Relationships Intercultural Relationships in the Workplace Forming and Sustaining Intercultural Relationships Cyberspace and Intercultural Relationships Intercultural Alliances for Social Justice in the Global Context Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  6. Crossing Borders: Migration and Intercultural Adaptation Migrants Historical Overview of World Migration Migration Trends in the Context of Globalization Theories of Migration and Intercultural Adaptation Case Studies: Migration and Intercultural Adaptation Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  7. Jamming Media and Popular Culture: Analyzing Messages About Diverse Cultures Media, Popular Culture, and Globalization Popular Culture, Intercultural Communication, and Globalization Global and Regional Media Circuits Producing and Consuming Popular Culture Popular Culture, Representation, and Resistance Resisting and Re-Creating Media and Popular Culture Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  8. The Culture of Capitalism and the Business of Intercultural Communication Historical Context: Capitalism and Globalization The Culture of Capitalism The Intercultural Marketplace Case Study
  9. Consuming and Romanticizing the "Other" Case Study
  10. Consuming and Desiring the "Other" Case Study
  11. Consuming Cultural Spectacles Economic Responsibility and Intercultural Communication Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  12. Negotiating Intercultural Conflict and Social Justice: Strategies for Intercultural Relations Intercultural Conflict: A Multidimensional Framework of Analysis Case Study
  13. Interpersonal Context Case Study
  14. Intergroup Context Case Study
  15. International and Global Context Strategies for Addressing Intercultural Conflict Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References
  16. Engaging Intercultural Communication for Social Justice: Challenges and Possibilities for Global Citizenship Becoming Global Citizens in the 21st Century "Hope in the Dark": From Apathy to Empowerment Intercultural Alliances for Social Justice Case Study: Community Coalition of South Los Angeles Summary Key Terms Discussion Questions and Activities References