Defining and Communicating What "Intercultural" and "Intercultural Communication" Means to Us

Bryant Keith Alexander, Lily A. Arasaratnam, Roberto Avant-Mier, Aisha Durham, Lisa Flores, Wendy Leeds-Hurwitz, S. Lily Mendoza, John Oetzel, Joyce Osland, Yukio Tsuda, Jing Yin, Rona Halualani

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In order to engage in our larger discussion, we needed to share our definitions, framings, and theorizings of what "intercultural" and "intercultural communication" mean to us and how we inflect these based on our own experiences, identities, and perspectives. Discussants break down how they understand the notion of "intercultural" behind commonly used and circulated terms in our scholarship.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14-37
Number of pages24
JournalJournal of International and Intercultural Communication
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Cultural Studies
  • Communication

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