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ERIC Number: EJ575448
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0015-718X
Cross-Cultural Pragmatics--Building in Analysis of Communication Across Cultures and Languages: Examples from Japanese.
Austin, Theresa
Foreign Language Annals, v31 n3 p326-46 Fall 1998
Argues for giving higher priority to developing cross-cultural competence in communication. Examples are provided from Japanese, where knowledge of cross-cultural pragmatics helps a learner construct meanings. Also included are examples of two approaches to designing curricula that would create contextualized opportunities for learners to develop this type of competence. (Author/JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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