|aCommunication between cultures /|cby Larry A. Samovar, Richard E. Porter, Erwin R. McDaniel.
|aBelmont, CA, USA :|bThompson/Wadsworth,|cc2007.
|axv, 415 p. :|bill. ;|c24cm.
|aWadsworth series in communication studies
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 370-405) and index.
|aCommunication and culture: the voice and echo -- Deep structure of culture: roots of reality -- Worldview: cultural explanations of life and death -- Culture and the individual: cultural identity -- Alternative views of reality: cultural values -- Words and meaning: language and culture -- Nonverbal communication: the messages of action, space, time, and silence -- Cultural influences on context: the business setting -- Cultural influences on context: the educational setting -- Cultural influences on context: the heath care setting -- Becoming competent: improving intercultural communication -- Where have we been? Where are we going?