Resources Focused on Intercultural Communication
Sample Missions ArticlesRobert C. Gordon. "The Silent Language Every Missionary Must Learn." 9:4 (1973): 230-236. Gary Scheer. "How to Communicate in a Relational Culture." 31:4 (1995): 470-474. Rick Brown. "How to Make Oral Communication More Effective." 21:4 (2004). David J. Hesselgrave "Worldview, Scripture, and Missionary Communication." 14:2 (1997) Fujita, Neil S. "Conic Christianity and 'Donut' Japan." 22:1 (1994). David Greenlee and James Stuck. "Individualist Educators in a Collectivist Society: Insights from a Cross-cultural Model Applied to China." 32:4 (2004).
Databases/Web LibrariesCultural Differences Intercultural Communication Cross-Cultural Communication Intercultural Communication Cross-cultural communication Intercultural communication
Network for Strategic Missions KnowledgeBase articles by selected topics:Intercultural Communication Cultural Values Face Guilt and Shame High and Low Context Individualism and Collectivism Non-Verbal Communication Social Power Status Time Asian and Asian-American Issues Cross-Cultural Issues Cultural Anthropology Culture, Culture Shock, Reverse Culture Shock Ethnology
Places to Buy Resources
Simulations/Training ExercisesAnnamay in Mexico Frost in France Olin Life in China Vagabonds in Vietnam The Strawberry Chain The Windmills of our Minds Barnga
The Peace Corps:Brief Encounters Chatter BabaBafa Power of Leadership RafaRafa Starpower Where Do You Draw the Line?
Stanford Program on Intercultural and Cross-cultural Education (SPICE)Broken Squares Heelotia
Wycliffe:Bwanda Fusa Challenge Decisions, Decisions
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