Chapter 8 – Culture and Communication
Chapter 8 – Culture and Communication – Topic 2
Now, consider the six dialectics (NOT dialects!) of intercultural communication. Having read what each dialectic entails, here’s what I want you to do:
a. Identify at least two of the six dialectics displayed in the clips and explain what’s happening on both ends of the spectrum.
b. Identify an intercultural encounter in which you did not communicate as competently as you would have liked. What concept(s) from the chapter would have helped you in this situation and how?
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