Essays about: "intercultural communication"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 91 essays containing the words intercultural communication.

  1. 1. Registered nurses' experiences of working with indigenous patients in remote areas in Amazonas, Peru : a qualitative interview study at health clinics in Loreto region

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola; Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Linnea Berglund; Siri Fjellman; [2019]
    Keywords : Registered nurses’ experiences; Indigenous patients; Intercultural health; Remote areas; Limited access;

    Abstract : Background In remote areas of the Peruvian Amazon there is a high burden of communicable diseases, limited access to health care and a low distribution of registered nurses. Registered nurses are working with indigenous patients in the area, where traditional medicine and practice is common. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural Impacts on the Managing of Knowledge Sharing Processes : A Qualitative Study of Swedish Banks in Shanghai, China

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Sofia Öhman; [2019]
    Keywords : Knowledge sharing; Cultural diversity within companies; Cross-cultural management; Cultural clashes; Cultural understanding; Kunskapsöverföring; Multikulturella företag; Styrning av multikulturella företag; Kulturella konflikter; Kulturell förståelse;

    Abstract : The globalization of economies and the technology development have both increased opportunities to businesses as well as challenges. Multicultural workforces and other values in the market compared with the home market lead to complexity in the management control when a business establishes abroad. READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of social media on Intercultural Communication Competence of Chinese People living in Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Mingxing Liu; [2019]
    Keywords : Social Media Use; Intercultural Communication; Intercultural Communication Competence; Chinese People Living in Sweden; Development of Intercultural Communication Competence; Impact of social media on Intercultural Communication Competence.;

    Abstract : Intercultural Communication Competence (ICC) describes the ability to interact with people from different cultures effectively and appropriately. In the impact of globalization and information technology development, social media facilitates intercultural communication and open a new space for intercultural interactions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Students Without Borders? : an analysis of the role of digital media in the lives of international students at Lund University

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Timothy Parker; [2019]
    Keywords : International Students; Digital Media; Social Media; Mediatization; Cosmopolitanism; Conviviality; Multiculturalism; Transnationalism; Sweden; Mobility.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : International students at Lund University are constantly engaged with their mobile devices. Communication conducted through these devices across a variety of digital and social media platforms facilitates a significant amount of everyday communication, on both a local and transnational level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Leadership Development in International Student Organization : Case Study on Erasmus Student Organization (Sweden)

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

    Author : Nasser Alajmi; Malika Kalitay; [2019]
    Keywords : Student Organization; Leadership Development; Leadership Competencies; Cultural Sensitivity; Intercultural Communication;

    Abstract : The research on the topic of leadership has long been the area of interest for scholars for many decades. Despite the extensive amount of literature available there is still a gap when it comes to research about the role of student organization in the leadership development of an individual. READ MORE