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Crosstalk and Culture in Sino-American Communication
Category: English, Educational materials (English), Chinese, Educational materials (Chinese) | Author: Kahena | (15.01.14)   
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Crosstalk and Culture in Sino-American Communication
Author: Linda W. L. Young
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Date: 1 edition (February 13, 2006)
ISBN: 0521024072
ISBN-13: 978-0521024075
Pages: 240
Format: PDF
Size: 28 Mb
Chinese and Americans often unwittingly communicate at cross-purposes because they are misled by the cultural trappings of talk. This book aims to clarify their misunderstandings by tracing the development of Chinese communicative strategies from Confucius to the boardrooms and streets of Hong Kong. Its formal analysis of taped interchanges and in-depth interviews reveals Chinese speakers' distinctive ways of communicating and relating, thus highlighting the pitfalls of hidden assumptions underlying talk.

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