1. Eastern and Western Linguocultural Map: Similarities and ‎Peculiarities (Based on Linguocultural Research)‎

Zhanar Konyratbayeva; Darikha Satemirova; Bekzhan Abdualyuly; Kuanyshbek Kenzhalin; Almagul Akazhanova

Volume 9, 2 (Themed Issue on Modern Realities of National Languages of CIS Countries) , Summer and Autumn 2021, , Pages 85-97

Abstract
  Worldview, especially the cultural worldview, is one of the most important aspects in the sphere of intercultural communication. The given research is devoted to considering the linguocultural aspect of the cultural worldview of the East and the West and the creation of the linguocultural map of the ...  Read More

2. Intercultural Communication Dialectics in English Language Teaching

Hamza R'boul

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2021, , Pages 30-42

Abstract
  Conceptualizations of intercultural communication in English language teaching have largely been constructed on westerncentric and essentialist representations of interculturality. The failure to take into account power imbalances among Anglophone and Southern spaces may perpetuate the inequalities that ...  Read More

4. The Role of Language and Communicative Abilities in Transnational Labor Markets: Experiences from Finland

Katja Keisala; Niina Kovalainen; Arja Majakulma; Pirkko Pitkänen

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2018, , Pages 59-72

Abstract
  The article aims to explain what kind of intercultural communication competence is needed in border crossing labor markets. The experiences of international higher education students and information and communications technology (ICT) experts are analyzed in different Finnish working and educational ...  Read More

5. Karaoke in Costa Rica: A Multidimensional Approach to Study Abroad

Danielle Geary

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2015, , Pages 57-71

Abstract
  This case study was conducted to determine the benefits of a multi-dimensional study abroad program that included a community service component. It encompassed the following aspects of the study abroad experience: motivation for travel, language learning research, the role of autonomy in language learning, ...  Read More

6. Assertiveness, Compliance, and Politeness: Pragmatic and Sociocultural Aspects of ‘Brazilian English’ and 'American English'

Milene Mendes de Oliveira

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2015, , Pages 76-90

Abstract
  This paper showed the results of a qualitative investigation that looked into intracultural communication between Brazilian teachers and students of English, and intercultural communication between American teachers and Brazilian students of English. The aims were to identify and describe contextualization ...  Read More