CAIRO BOOKS's Description
Packed with thought-provoking examples, photos, vignettes, quotes, cases, and
stories that spark students’ interest and challenge them to reassess existing
viewpoints, the Sixth Edition of An Introduction to Intercultural Communication
prepares today’s readers to successfully navigate our increasingly global
community. Using a historical framework that places current topics in context,
author Fred E. Jandt integrates media as a variable in advancing issues and
ideas, offers full chapter on women, family, and children and retains his
non-biased presentation of all cultures and ethnic groups. New and Continuing
Features: An environment-focused box in each chapter discusses how the
environment relates to the book’s intercultural communication topics. Focus on
Theory boxes ground the practical material in communication and social theory.
Coverage of immigration has been expanded to reflect current developments.
Domestic and global examples have been updated throughout. New and expanded
Photo Essays illustrate the main concepts of the text, bringing key points to
life for the reader.
Also Available: A NEW companion Web site can be found at
www.sagepub.com/jandt6estudy . The password-protected Instructor site features
thoughtful test questions, engaging student activities, sample syllabi, and
PowerPoint presentations. The free Student site features Web activities and
resources, study quizzes, e-Flashcards, and SAGE journal articles. An
accompanying reader , Intercultural Communication: A Global Reader (SAGE, 2004;
ISBN: 0-7619-2899-5) , is also available and can be used alone or in
conjunction with this text. The readings support the major concepts of cultural
values, language, identities, peace, and globalization that are presented in
this vital book.
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