'Don't Stand so Close to Me' : Cross-cultural Communication
A guide to resources for PWR 2GAW: 'Don't Stand so Close to Me' : Cross-cultural Communication. We'll explore cross-cultural communication, both verbal and nonverbal, across cultures. We'll consider not only language and argument but also proxemics—culturally determined spatial distance between people--as well as eye contact and gestures. We'll also explore generalizations vs. stereotypes.
Background/Reference Sources for Intercultural Communication
Use these sources to help you pick a topic and to provide context to your research based argument.
Selected Streaming Videos from Kanopy
These online videos present an interesting perspective on global business communications and diversity.
Besides the selected general and subject-specific databases listed here, try these databases for Articles about Intercultural Communication.
Searchworks and many other databases you will use allow you to get a simple citation by using a "CiteThis" feature or gather more information by using a Send to/Export feature to send records to bibliographic management tools such as Refworks or EndNote. You can also use resources such as Zotero or Mendeley to gather information including citations. For more on these, see the guide to Bibliography Management.