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Cross-Cultural Communication

What difficulties in communication do cross-cultural workers face? How can these best be addressed in various settings?

Literature Guide: Cross-Cultural Communication

Timothy Skinner, MLS, is the Librarian for William Carey International University and a member of Frontier Ventures.

Timothy Skinner, MLS, is the Librarian for William Carey International University and a member of Frontier Ventures.

WCIU Journal: Cross-Cultural Communications Topic

October 31, 2018

Compiled by Timothy L. Skinner

Library of Congress classification:

BV 2000 - BV 3705 Missions
GN Anthropology

Library of Congress Subject Headings:

Cross-cultural counseling
Gestures
Intercultural communication
Intercultural education
Interethnic dating
International education
Minorities—Counseling of
Multiculturalism
Psychology, Transcultural
Transcultural medical care

Periodicals:

Bible Translator
Ethnomusicology
International Bulletin of Missionary Research
International Journal of Frontier Missiology
International Journal of Intercultural Relations
Latin American Evangelist
Muslim World
Notes on Translation

Reference Books:

Bibliography for Cross-Cultural Workers (1971)
Cross-Cultural Reentry: An Annotated Bibliography (1983)
A Cross-Cultural Summary (1967)
International Encyclopedia of Intercultural Communication, 3 vol. (2018)
International Handbook of Cross-cultural Counseling: Cultural Assumptions and Practices Worldwide (2009)
The Routledge Companion to Cross-cultural Management (2015)

Books:

General and miscellaneous

Angelelli, Claudia V. 2008. Medical Interpreting and Cross-Cultural Communication. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Dresser, Norine. 2003. Our Own Journeys: Readings for Cross-Cultural Communication. London: Pearson Education.

Lingenfelter, Judith E., and Sherwood G. Lingenfelter. 2003. Teaching Cross-Culturally: An Incarnational Model for Learning and Teaching. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic.

Lingenfelter, Sherwood G., and Marvin K. Mayers, 2016. Ministering Cross-Culturally: A Model for Effective Personal Relationships. 3rd ed. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic.

Maude, Barry. 2016. Managing Cross-Cultural Communication: Principles and Practice. 2d ed. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave.

Orsi, Robert A., ed. 1999. Gods of the City: Religion and the American Urban Landscape. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

Peterson, Brooks. 2004. Cultural Intelligence: A Guide to Working with People from Other Cultures. Boston: Intercultural Press.

Samovar, L. A., and R. F. Porter. 2016. Communication Between Cultures. 9th ed. Boston: Cengage Learning. 

Missions and evangelism

Elmer, Duane. 2009. Cross-Cultural Connections: Stepping Out and Fitting In Around the World. Downers Grove: IVP Academic.

Frykenberg, Robert Eric, ed. 2003. Christians and Missionaries in India: Cross-Cultural Communication Since 1500. Studies in the History of Christian Missions. Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Hesselgrave, David. 1991. Communicating Christ Cross-culturally: An Introduction to Missionary Communication. 2d ed. Grand RapidsI: Zondervan.

Hoke, Steve, and Bill Taylor. 2009. Global Mission Handbook: A Guide for Cross-Cultural Service. Rev. ed. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press.

Hopler, Thom. 1981. A World of Difference: Following Christ Beyond Your Cultural Walls. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press.

Kraft, Charles H. 2001. Culture, Communication, and Christianity: A Selection of Writings by Charles H. Kraft. Pasadena: William Carey Library.

Lingenfelter, Sherwood. 1996. Agents of Transformation: A Guide for Cross-Cultural Ministry. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic.

Loss, Myron. 1983. Culture Shock: Dealing with Stress in Cross-cultural Living. Encouragement Ministry.

Reed, Lyman E. 1985. Preparing Missionaries for Intercultural Communication: A Bi-Cultural Approach. Pasadena: William Carey Library.

Shaw, R. Daniel. 1988. Transculturation: The Cultural Factor in Translation and Other Communication Tasks. Pasadena: William Carey Library.

Silzer, Sheryl Takagi. 2011. Biblical Multi-cultural Teams: Applying Biblical Truth to Cultural Differences. Pasadena: WCIU Press.

Smith, Donald K. 1992. Creating Understanding: A Handbook for Christian Communication Across Cultural Landscapes. Grand Rapids: Zondervan. 

Van Rheenyn, Gailyn. 1996. Communicating Christ in Animistic Contexts. Pasadena: William Carey Library.

Pastoral and ecclesiastical theology

Augsburger, David W. 1986. Pastoral Counseling across Cultures. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.

Breckenridge, James and Lilian. 1995. What Color Is Your God? Multicultural Education in the Church. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic.

Elmer, Duane. 1994. Cross-Cultural Conflict: Building Relationships for Effective Ministry. Downers Grove: IVP Academic.

Hesselgrave, David J. 2002. Counseling Cross-Culturally: An Introduction to Theory and Practice for Christians. Reprint from 1984. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock.

Counseling

Ponteretto, Joseph, et al, eds. 2002. Handbook of Multicultural Counseling. 2d ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Richards, P. Scott, and Allen E. Bergin, eds. 2014. Handbook of Psychotherapy and Religious Diversity. 2d ed. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Sue, Derald Wing, et al. 2015. Multicultural Counseling Competencies: Individual and Organizational Development. Thousand Oaks, CA:Sage Publications.