cross cultural org communication

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Unformatted text preview: Cross-Cultural Organizational Communication Sharon Glazer, Ph.D. San Jose State University Intercultural Communication Interaction, communication, and other processes which involve people or entities from two or more different cultures Communication Competence Unconscious Incompetence Conscious Incompetence Conscious Competence Unconscious Competence High Context Cultures Emotional expressions Touching (or not) Distance between bodies; Body orientation Level of voice Eye contact (or lack thereof) Saving Face; maintaining harmony Implicit Indirect; arguments presented climactically Emphasis on “how” something is said Toyota ad in Japan http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJ2yGIYMWwo Low Context Cultures Distrust what is not clear Credibility; Intelligence; Expert knowledge “I” Explicit logic, proof, linear organization Silence = disagreement, rejection, hostility, weakness, unwillingness to communicate, shyness Emphasis on “what” is said, specificity Toyota ad in USA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obNm1g85y5I Communication/Writing Styles English Semitic Oriental Romance Slavic Linear Parallel Circular Digressions Unclear Center What’s being said in these High...
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