AmongUs: Essays on Identity, Belonging, and Intercultural Competence
Myron W. Lustig, Jolene Koester
Longman, 2000 - Social Science - 266 pages
Intended as either the main or supplemental text for an intercultural communication course, AmongUS is a collection of readings from individuals whose intercultural experiences give insights on how to achieve an effective and fair multicultural society where cultural identities are celebrated and maintained. The essays provide a rich source of materials to teach a broad array of interpersonal, sociological, and psychological concepts that apply to educational, business, and cultural settings. The authors have arranged the book around four themes: Identity, Belonging to Multiple Cultures, Racism and Prejudice, and Negotiating Intercultural Competence.
6 pages matching Igbo in this book
Results 1-3 of 6
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Patricia Covarrubias Of Endearment and Other Terms
Jewish Cultural Identity in
16 other sections not shown
accepted adaptation African American Afrocentricity American culture Asian asked become behaviors believe brother California called Carbaugh challenge Chinese color Communication Competence cultural differences cultural identity dominant English essay ethnic European American example experiences face Facework father feel felt Finnish friends friendship gender high school human Igbo important Indians individual interactions intercultural communication Intercultural Competence Interpersonal issues Japanese Jewish Jews Jolene Koester Karen language living look mainstream male Micronesian Mike Tyson minority mother multicultural Native Americans Navajo Navajo Nation negative Neil Macrae never Nigeria one's parents person perspective political prejudice professor proverb race racial racism relationship response scholars sense Silvo social society speak stereotypes story studies Taiwan Taiwanese talk teaching tell Thai Thailand things tion told tural ture U.S. Americans understand United University values Virtanen woman women York