|Write a 1,400 to 1,750 word paper that demonstrates an example of poor intercultural | |communication that significantly affected international commerce or foreign policy. |
|Illustrate the lack of intercultural communication by clearly defining cultural patterns | |—theories, identity, and bias, for example—and communication devices—such as | |communication foundations and taxonomies—between two cultures. Select one or two | |intercultural communication theories needed to address and possibly resolve the example | |you have given. | |Include answers to the following questions within your paper: | | | |• How do the two countries differ in their cultural patterns? How does communication play| |a role in each culture? | | | |• What communication devices were used by both parties in this example? | | | |• How did these devices work or not work in this particular intercultural communication | |example? | | | |• What key intercultural communication theorist would you enlist to help solve this | |intercultural communication problem? Summarize the position of your selected theorist and| |explain how their ideas might apply to the situation....