Igor Klyukanov; the principles of intercultural communication (2005)
o Concepts; an idea/notion we have
o Propositions; concepts relating to one another.
o Theories; propositions relating to one another
o Principles; an essential quality or a basic source of an object
Everything we say exist only as a dialogue with other people
He has ten principles; and they constitute the core of intercultural cmn and must be
viewed as the points of the compass essential for you successful orientation in
Boundary principle; punctuality
o What’s in the line?
o Key theme; boundaries
o Objective; help understand how and why cultural identities are formed
We have our identities but it is the boundaries that separate us.
o Cultural identity refers to conceptualizations of the self that derive from
membership in groups
o Intercultural cmn is all about people selfdefinitions as cultural beings.
o Who am i? very important que