Cross - Cultural Communication

Articles from Vol. 7, No. 1, March 31

Absolute Poverty Deterioration in Benue State: Rural People Oriented Coping Strategy/DÉTÉRIORATION DE LA PAUVRETÉ ABSOLUE DANS L'ETAT DE BENUE: LA POPULATION RURALE S'EST ORIENTÉE SUR LA STRATÉGIE D'ADAPTATION
Abstract:Absolute poverty has been a social problem in rural Nigeria with its rate ever on the increase. All the previous government efforts in terms of poverty reduction projects and programmes failed to improve on the situation. In order to survive,...
A Case Study on the Influence of Ideology in Chinese-English Translation during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games/UNE ÉTUDE DE CAS SUR L'INFLUENCE D'IDEOLOGIE DANS LA TRADUCTION CHINOISE-ANGLAISE PENDANT LE JEUX OLYMPIQUES DE BEIJING 2008
Abstract:This study adopts translation model theory to analyze data from authorities responsible for Chinese-to-English translation of Beijing Olympics-related documents. By examining the translation process and investigating the supretextual and textual...
An Experimental Study on Transfer of Cultural Connotation of Vocabulary*/UNE ÉTUDE EXPÉRIMENTALE SUR LE TRANSFERT DE CONNOTATION CULTURELLE DE VOCABULAIRE
Abstract:Based on transfer theory and Kellerman's psychotypology markedness theory, this study was focused on the transfer of cultural connotation of vocabulary of the Chinese EFL learners. 216 subjects of English and non-English majors from three Chinese...
At Crossroads of EFL Learning and Culture: How to Enhance Cross-Cultural Awareness in EFL College Students/AU CARREFOUR D'ENSEIGNEMENT DE EFLET CULTURE: COMMENT AMÉLIORER LA CONSCIENCE MULTICULTURELLE DANS DES ÉTUDIANTS UNIVERSITAIRES EFL
Abstract:It may be a truism that culture and language are intricately interwoven and that language is the basis of culture, but this tradition has been mostly absent in the concern for second culture acquisition. Theoretically, there is a solid recognition...
Consumption Postmodernism/LE POST-MODERNISME DE CONSOMMATION
Abstract:The domination of Modernism has expired, numerous and complicated pluralistic trends in design of Postmodernism have effectively taken over. Of them, conceptual design approaches philosophy the most. In a word, this is the criticism made by...
Diplomacy of Iran towards Globalization: The Tension between Globalization and Islamization in Iran/DIPLOMATIE DE L'IRAN VERS LA MONDIALISATION: LA TENSION ENTRE LA MONDIALISATION ET L'ISLAMISATION EN IRAN
Abstract:The issue of globalization and its impacts on national and local cultures has gained ground recently in scientific research. Infiltration of global forces and foreign cultures into the territory of national and local cultures has leaded to the...
Group Work Involved in the Practice of Life Education*/LE TRAVAIL DE GROUPE IMPLIQUE DANS LA PRATIQUE D'ENSEIGNEMENt DE VIE
Abstract:With the continuous advancement of material civilization, the life values of college students appeared alienation. More and more students did not know how to face pressure and seek help; someone was to end their lives to solve the problem. Obliviously,...
Impact of the Target Culture on Foreign Language Learning: A Case Study/L'IMPACT DE LA CULTURE CIBLE SUR L'APPRENTISSAGE DES LANGUES ÉTRANGÈRES: UNE ÉTUDE DE CAS
Abstract:This study provides the profile of college student of English in advanced levels of study in the English Department of a College of Languages & Translation, Saudi Arabia. Utilising qualitative data collection methods, the responses and scholastic...
Persuasive Oral Hygiene Communications in Uruguay and Spain/LA COMMUNICATIONS D'HYGIENE BUCCO-DENTAIRE PERSUASIVES EN URUGUAY ET L'ESPAGNE
Abstract:This experimental intervention study examined the extent to which the persuasive effects of positively and negatively framed messages designed to promote oral hygiene behavior, were moderated by individual differences. Firstly, two measure of...
The Confucianism and the Establishing of Ideology of Qin and Han Dynasty/LE CONFUCIANISME ET L'ÉTABLISSEMENT D'IDEOLOGIE DE QIN ET DYNASTIE HAN
Abstract:This paper delineates the development path that Confucianism outgrows as the state ideology in Han Dynasty, exploring into the selecting, changing and constructing process of ideology in Qin and Han dynasties.Key words: The Confucianism; The...
The Post-Cold War Developments, Energy Resources and the US Position in the New Era "A Literature review"/LES DEVELOPPEMENTS AVANT LA GUERRE FROIDE; RESSOURCES ENERGETIQUES ET LA POSITION EUROPEENNE DANS LA NOUVELLE ÈRE
Abstract:With the end of the cold war and collapse of the Eastern superpower, it is significant to study the position of great countries particularly the United States in the geopolitical world order. It also is very important to identify important geoeconomic...
The Sense of Isolation in Arthur Miller's All My Sons: A Postmodernist Study/LE SENS D'ISOLEMENT DANS TOUS MES FILS D'ARTHUR MILLER : UNE ÉTUDE DE POST-MODERNISTE
Abstract:Miller's All my Sons no doubt can be considered an outstanding masterpiece which shows not only the nature of the Second World War but also the nature and the multifaceted features of business targeted and politicized wars which do not seem...
The Skopos Theory and Tourist Material Translation: With an Analysis of Mt. Lushan Translation/LA THEORIE SKOPOS ET LA TRADUCTION MATERIELLE TOURISTIQUE: AVEC UNE ANALYSE DE MT. LUSHAN TRADUCTION
Abstract:With Chinese opening and reform policy, more and more foreigners come to China for sightseeing. With the rapid growth of Chinese tourism industry, a further study in translation of English for tourism is a must, since, now, there exist some...
Tips from an Accidental "Interculturalist"/CONSEILS D'UN "INTERCULTURALISTE" ACCIDENTEL
Abstract:Host-parenting an international exchange student facing a medical crisis brings representatives of 1st and 3rd Worlds together under one roof. All parties are mature, adult English speakers who have travelled internationally; the medical crisis...