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interculture
By     |    Mar 6, 2008   
Posted in: Cultural Studies, Intercultural Issues     |    No Comments

Motivation to deceive influenced by cultural self-identity

The recent inaugural issue of the Journal of International and Intercultural Communication (JIIC) features five different research studies that focus on a wide array of communication issues, including the exploration of cultural differences in deception. According to the report on Yahoo News, "the study revealed that a persons motivation to deceive is influenced by his or her cultural self-identity as well as finding that ones cultural identity greatly influences whether or not a message was perceived to be deceptive."

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By     |    Mar 24, 2006   
Posted in: Intercultural Issues, References     |    2 Comments

Definition of Intercultural Communication

Cross-cultural communication (also frequently referred to as intercultural communication) is a field of study that looks at how people from differing cultural backgrounds endeavour to communicate. Cross-cultural communication tries to bring together such relatively unrelated areas as cultural anthropology and established areas of communication. Its core is to establish and understand how people from different cultures communicate with each other. Its charge is to [...]

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Martin Luther King
By     |    Feb 1, 2006   
Posted in: Education     |    No Comments

People fail to get along with each other because…

People fail to get along with each other because they fear each other, they fear each other because they don’t know each other, they don’t know each other because they have not communicated with each other. – by Martin Luther King, Jr

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