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Speaking Culturally
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Gerry Philipsen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-11-03 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Speaking Culturally presents case studies of two cultures, focusing on how speaking is thematized and enacted in each. The Teamsterville culture is drawn from the author’s studies of the spoken life of an urban, working-class neighborhood in Chicago, while the Nacirema culture draws upon studies of communication among middle-class Americans,
Speaking Culturally
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: Fern L. Johnson
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: SAGE

Speaking Culturally examines the changing cultural demographics of the United States from a linguistic perspective. The author highlights the discourses associated with gender and with African Americans, Hispanic Americans and Asian Americans.
The Cultural Communication of Emigration in Bulgaria
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Nadezhda Sotirova
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

In The cultural Communication of Emigration in Bulgaria, Sotirova examines Bulgarian emigration discourses as cultural currency through the frameworks of ethnography of communication and cultural discourse analysis. Such discourses enact larger cultural notions of being, social relations, dwelling, and action.
Culturally Speaking
Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors: Helen Spencer-Oatey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-06-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Using the theory of "politeness" as a springboard, Culturally Speaking develops a new framework for analyzing interactions. The book examines both comparative and interactive aspects of cross-cultural communication through a variety of disciplines, theories, and empirical data. Anyone interested in exploring intercultural communication will find this volume lucid and insightful.
Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 349
Authors: Tripp, Lucretia Octavia, Collier, Rhonda M.
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-20 - Publisher: IGI Global

As diversity continues to increase in classrooms, teachers need to be culturally aware and sensitive in order to ensure student success. It is important to understand what best practices are available to support this ever-increasing awareness of learning to respect those who are different and to understand how this is