disc 1, Why is intercultural literacy needed in today’s world? How can the
definitions of communication and culture be used to foster this
literacy? How is the language used to describe a culture, such as the
Nacirema culture from the course readings, shaped by this literacy?
Disc 2, Compare two different approaches to studying intercultural communication
from Chapter 3 of your textbook. How does having a Christian worldview
shape one’s motivations or methods for studying intercultural
communication, if at all? Explain.
disc 3, Read the case at the end of Chapter 4 in your textbook carefully to
identify elements of worldview as explained in the chapter. In what ways
does this case illustrate the impact of globalization on cultural
disc 4, What are two issues or challenges that arise in intercultural
interactions that stem from the complex relationship between language
and culture? Share examples that illustrate the complex influence of
language differences on intercultural understanding.
Effective Intercultural Communication: A Christian Perspective; Reference in this book.