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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Communication Between Cultures

Great book with great information. Packed with the latest research and filled with numerous, compelling examples that force students to examine their own assumptions and cultural biases, this book helps students understand the subtle and profound ways culture affects communication.

I wish I would have read this when I had international roommates. Zachary Ryan King rated it did not like it Feb 03, Sara rated it liked it May 27, Commmunication 21, Jon rated it did not like it Shelves: Dec 19, Ray rated it liked it.

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.

Wadsworth PublishingFeb 7, – editino. I read the 8th edition. The author surely tries, with 6 quotations no less.


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Return to Book Page. The new edition of this leading gives students an understanding and appreciation of different cultures and helps them develop practical skills for improving culturds communication with people from other cultures. Want to Read Currently Communicxtion Read. Mai rated it it was amazing Aug 21, Amanda rated it it was amazing Jul 08, Trivia About Communication Bet It’s unfortunate because it is a very interesting topic. Eila Mcmillin rated it really liked it May 24, I think they could have synthesized more and quoted less and the book would be twice as good with half the length.

Say it with a quote from someone els This was the worst textbook I’ve read.

Sally Kintz rated it really liked it Mar 02, Unless this is the required text for a class steer clear of it. Like the other reviewer said, way too long and wordy for the amount of wisdom it contains.

Tell what you are about to say in the next section. Feb 03, Kalynn Raugh rated it really liked it. He mostly quotes others and then comments on those Textbook for a communications class and an important read to help expand some basic awareness to growing up in various degrees of cultural isolation.

An easy to understand introduction to intercultural communication. Part I introduces the study of communication and culture; Part II focuses on the ability of culture to shape and modify our view of reality; Part III puts the theory of intercultural communication into practice; communicatuon Part IV converts knowledge into action.


This is a super interesting and relevant subject and there’s loads of information and intriguing examples Tell what you are going to say, say it, tell what you said. I also think it would serve this book well to have a betwewn focus on the role of privilege especially white privilege in the United States and how that impacts intercultural communication.

Nathan Wilson rated it liked it Sep 09, Communication Between Cultures 8th edition. Later in another chapter, remind what you said. I really don’t know how else to describe the problems with this book.

The book is SO wordy that you end up bored a page in to each chapter. Page 72, “The importance of worldview to the study of intercultural communication cannot be overstated. How about just say, “Worldview is essential to Intercultural communication. Eliza rated it really liked it Jun 05,

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