Communication Between Cultures 8th Edition by Larry A. Samovar and Publisher Cengage Learning. Save up to 80% by choosing the eTextbook option for. This bestselling intercultural communication text gives readers an understanding and appreciation of different cultures and helps them develop. Communication between cultures / Larry A. Samovar, Richard E. Porter Samovar, Larry A · View online · Borrow 17 editions of this work. Find a specific edition.
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But the length of the chapters made me a less-than-enthusiastic reader most days. It’s renowned for being the only text on the market to consistently emphasize religion and history as key variables in intercultural communication. The author doesn’t seem to actually say anything himself.
Communication Between Cultures
It was well written and wasn’t too boring. This review is very harsh and unlike my typical reviews, but I disliked this book that much! Some of the things they did make so much more sense now.
Be the first to ask a question about Communication Between Cultures. Refresh and try again. However, some of the examples and anecdotes used throughout are painfully forced. If you don’t know anything about culture, then this might be useful, even then, you might be just fine reading the summary of each chapter instead of reading the whole thing. Byron rated it liked it Jul 18, Sally Kintz rated it really liked it Mar 02, An easy to understand introduction chltures intercultural betweeen.
Tell what you said extra points if you find another quote when you do this.
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Textbook for a communications class and an important read to help expand some basic awareness to growing up in various degrees of cultural isolation. Great book with great information. He mostly quotes others culturse then comments on those Communication Between Cultures 8th edition Larry A. This book was really helpful for my dissertation about barrier in communication.
Barbara Baker rated it really liked it Aug 07, Your students will thank you for it. You know that old saying about writing a paper: I have honestly never read anything with so many quotes when the idea could have just been summarized by the author. So, 3 stars it is! Zachary Ryan Commnuication rated it did not like it Feb 03, Paperbackpages.
The book is divided into four interrelated parts: Communication Between Cultures by Larry A. Trivia About Communication Bet Account Options Sign in. I wish I would have read this when I had international roommates. Leti rated it it was ok Jun 30, Tell what you are going to say, say it, tell what you said.
Mgetto37 Getto rated it liked it Aug 30, Wadsworth PublishingFeb 7, – pages. Eliza rated it really liked it Jun 05, Samobar in another chapter, remind editiin you said. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Many of the quotes samovzr not beneficial to the book and just seem like filler. Nov 21, Jon rated it did not like it Shelves: Return to Book Page. Dec 19, Ray rated it liked it. I read the 8th edition. Later in another chapter, remind what you said again.
This bestselling intercultural communication text gives readers an understanding and appreciation of different cultures and helps them develop practical skills for improving their communication with people from other cultures. Sara rated it liked it May 27, Matthew Hooker rated it really liked it Nov 20, Touchy feely text book.
The book is SO wordy that you end up bored a page in to each chapter. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Say it with a quote from someone else. PorterEdwin R. I also think it would serve this book well to have a broader focus on the role of privilege especially white privilege in commuhication United States and how that impacts intercultural communication.
Alexandra rated it liked it May 11, SamovarRichard E.