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Intercultural Communication: Chapter 6

question Perception answer How you make sense of your physical and social world, how you construct reality question What are the 5 aspects of perception identified in the textbook? answer Perception is selective, Perception is learned, Perception is culturally determined, Perception is consistent, Perception is inaccurate question Cultural values answer the qualities and actions that […]

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Chapter 10 Project Communications Management

question Communications management plan answer A document that guides project communications. question Initating answer Identify stakeholders question Planning answer Plan communications question Executing answer Distribute information, and manage stakeholder expectations question Monitoring and Controlling answer Report performance question Five basic modes for handling Conflicts answer Confrontation, Compromise, Smoothing, Forcing, Withdrawal, and Collaborating. question Blogs answer […]

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Parent-Teacher Communication Exam #1

question Funds of knowledge answer Concepts that are taught to children by their parents to help them grow and thrive. These concepts can be passed along from generation to generation, and new ones can be developed as new families are formed. question Family ecological systems theory answer The child’s development is related to experiences in […]

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Parent-Teacher Communication Exam #2

question Hierarchical participation answer Schools provide selected outlets for parent involvement, such as conferences, because such outlets have survived over the years as an expected element of school activities. Other long-established avenues for parental involvement are groups such as the PTA and PTO. Formal arrangements for conferences and parent groups are understood by parents and […]

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Communication – Flashcards with Answers

question discretion answer good sense; tact question interpersonal answer a relationship between two or more people question An \”interpersonal relationship\” is a relationship between two or more people. answer true question Identify the type of relationship given below. the president of a company and one of the departmental managers answer superior-subordinate question Identify the type […]

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Intercultural Communication: Globalization and Social Justice Chapter 1 Key Terms

question high culture answer question low culture answer question popular culture answer question culture as shared meaning symbols answer question hegemony answer question culture as a resource answer question culture as contested meaning answer question cultural identity answer question positionality answer question standpoint theory answer question ethnocentrism answer question intercultural praxis answer question social justice […]

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Interpersonal Communication Ch. 1-6 Practice Questions

question effective communication can satisfy identity needs answer true question in scientific jargon, any interference with communication is termed noise answer true question communication is not something people do to one another, but a process in which they create a relationship by interacting with each other answer true question a group of senior executives cite […]

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CMN010Y: Computer Mediated Communication: 1,2,3,4

question What is Computer Mediated Communication? Communication: answer Shannon-Weaver Model: 1)Sender: originator of the message; source of the information 2)Encoder: transmitter, converts the message into signals 3)Channel: (MEDIUM) EX: email message, converted into binary data; travels through the internet 4)Decoder: reception place of the signal; reverses the encoding process; converts signals into a regular message […]

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NM1101 Lecture 5: Computer-mediated Communication (CMC)

question What is CMC? answer – the transmission and reception of messages using computers as input, storage, output, and routing devices – eg email, blogs, online forums, electronic commerce question What are the key characteristics of CMC? answer – synchronicity (time) – social presence (social aspect) question Synchronicty answer – concerns with time – a […]

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Culture and Communication

question Relationship between culture and communication (3 approaches) answer -social scientific -interpretive -critical question Social Scientific View (overview) answer -influenced by psychology and sociology -\”programming of the mind\” (Hofstede) -culture influences communication -cultural competence is more than just ‘doing what Romans do’ -(history, religion, geography) leads to (attitudes and values) leads to (behavior) question Values […]

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Chapter 9: Communication Climate

question Communication Climate answer refers to the social tone of a relationships. It is the way people feel about and treat each other. Every Relationship has a unique climate (romances, friendships, families, just like–neighbourhood, cities, and countries) and can be defined by their social tone question Confirming Messages: There are three increasingly positive types of […]

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Mass Communication Exam #2

question Emile Berliner is famous for which of the following? A.He developed the gramophone B.He invented the compact disk C.He was the star of the movie The Jazz Singer D.He founded MTV answer A. He developed the gramophone question Which of the following developments occurred during World War I? A. Amateurs helped decipher German radio […]

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Chapter 15: Interpersonal & Organizational Communication: Mastering the Exchange of Information

question Communication: answer →The transfer of information and understanding from one person to another → 81% of a manager’s time in a typical workday is spent communicating → Is the process of transferring information from sender to receiver and the receiver from the way the sender has intended it to be understood. If that does […]

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Communication Matters Chapter 7

question Why Social Relationships Matter answer We form social relationships because we need to belong We need social bonds that are interactive and emotionally close We develop and maintain many important social relationships online question Social Relationships Bring Rewards answer Emotional rewards Material rewards Health rewards question Social Relationships Bring Costs answer Time Emotional investment […]

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Communication Theory

question Athman and Taylor answer Compared people to onion question Social Penetration Theory answer process of developing deeper intimacy with another person through mutual self-disclosure and other forms of vulnerability. ( the more time we spend with each other, question Self-disclosure answer sharing of history, preferences, attitudes feeling and values. – Revealing of one self […]

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Human Communication: Unit 4

question Effective listening involves responding, which is expressing interest, asking questions and otherwise showing that we are attentive answer True question Communication anxiety is a normal part of any high-risk communicative experience for most people answer True question Experience is one way to start the process of overcoming communication anxiety answer True question Suspending judgement […]

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Mass Communication Chapter 7 Vocabulary

question phonograph answer An early sound-recording machine invented by Thomas Edison; the recorded material was played back on a cylinder. question gramophone answer A machine invented by Emile Berliner that could play prerecorded sound on flat discs rather than cylinders. question high fidelity (hi-fi) answer A combination of technologies that allowed recordings to reproduce music […]

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Interpersonal Communication – Unit 1

question Models of Communication answer Action/Message Transfer, Interaction/Message Exchange, Transaction/Message Creation question Action/Message Transfer model answer One way linear message Sender ——(message)——> receiver ^noise Example: TV, spam email, radio, reading question Source/sender answer thoughts, ideas, emotions question encoding answer the thoughts, ideas, and emotions put into words and behaviors question message answer all aspects of […]

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2.03 Quiz: Effective Communication

question Which is an example of an \”I message\”? answer I feel frustrated when you show up late because I feel that you don’t respect my time. Will you please make an effort to be on time this week? question What is the purpose of an \”I message\”? answer It allows you to take responsibility […]

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Organizational Communications Final

question Participative Management answer The effort to involve employees in the company’s decision making question Knowledge Worker answer Employees at all levels of an organization who specialize in acquiring, processing, and communicating information question Globalization answer Efforts by businesses to reach across international borders to market their borders, partner with other businesses, and employ workers […]

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The Evolution and Challenges of Communication and Social Networking Technology

question Communication and social networking are human activities as ancient as humanity itself. Throughout history people communicated with each other by answer speech, writing, printing; and more recently in the last century, telegraph, telephone, photography, motion pictures, audio and video recorders, and radio and television broadcasting. question Contemporary computer based communication and social networking technology, […]

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