Media Technologies and Communication
Discuss cultural consequences of media technologies and the contents they “communicate”. Then, discuss how these media technologies and contents promote or/and hinder the development of intercultural communication competence. In your discussion, please:
– Incorporate the following concepts: communication, technological determinism, saturated self, fluidity, and cultural imperialism. Make sure that you cite and explain each concept clearly based upon the readings.
– Define the concept of intercultural communication competence in your own word based upon the readings. (clearly cite relevant readings)
– Cite at least 7 of the 11 readings.
In the academic paper you are expected to demonstrate your understanding of our readings. Also, the ability to develop sophisticated ideas supported by the readings. And the ability to express your ideas clearly and persuasively.
Please cite page numbers for both direct quotes and indirect quotes (paraphrasing) in this paper.