Essays about: "Intercultural Communication"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 100 essays containing the words Intercultural Communication.

  1. 1. Intercultural communication between Arabic speakers in Sweden as a microculture and the Swedish health care system as a macroculture in the context of healthcare

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Hiba Al Abdallah; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : arabiska; SIK; intercultural communication; healthcare; Arabic; organizational culture; macroculture; microculture; Cultural Gap; Delivering Health Care;

    Abstract : This study aims to investigate the communication between Arabic speakers in Sweden as a microculture and the Swedish health care system as a macroculture in the context of healthcare. The study has both a qualitative and a socio-cultural perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Barriers to Intercultural Communication : -A Case Study on IKEA Japan

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ida Seeger; Simon Gustafsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Intercultural communication; barriers; culture; high anxiety; language; nonverbal communication; stereotyping; ethnocentrism;

    Abstract : This study focuses on exploring barriers to intercultural communication among managers atIKEA Japan. It investigates what challenges MNC subsidiary managers experience whilecommunicating and interacting with people from different cultures. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ownership of Englishas a multi-linguafranca : Linguistic identity and innovation in online multilingual practice

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Jaana Kalev; [2021]
    Keywords : ELF; networked multilingualism; linguistic identity; language ownership; transient multilingual community; linguistic innovation; thematic analysis;

    Abstract : In recent years, some of the research within the field of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) seems to have gone through a re-orientation, shifting focus from form to practice. This has highlighted the dynamic nature of languages and identities performed in interaction, leading to the conceptualization of ‘English as a multi-lingua franca’, which refers to placing emphasis on multilingualism in ELF interactions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Danish Certified Prosthetists and Orthotists’ experience of their intercultural competencies in the treatment of immigrants : A qualitative interview study

    University essay from Jönköping University/HHJ. Ortopedteknisk plattform

    Author : Christina Louise Jørgensen; Nynne Harrishøj Schultz; [2021]
    Keywords : Intercultural competencies; Immigrants; Experience; Prosthetist and orthotist; Denmark;

    Abstract : Background: To be able to meet social harmony in a continuously globalizing world, intercultural competencies are important to possess as an individual. Thus, it is also important for Certified Prosthetists and Orthotists (CPOs) and other health care providers since they meet many diversities in connection to their work. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intercultural Communication Barriers among Future Leaders & Followers : A study on Intercultural communication barriers in Swedish multicultural work settings

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Nida Asghar; Anika Tabassum; [2020]
    Keywords : Intercultural Communication ICC ; ICC Barriers; Swedish multicultural work settings; Management of ICC barriers; High-context culture; Low-context culture; International participants;

    Abstract : This is an era of globalization due to which the world has become a Global Village and organizations are transforming into multicultural firms while increasingly building diverse teams. However, due to the organizations’ tendency towards becoming international, individuals worldwide travel and migrate from one society to another. READ MORE