Books tagged: culture and communication

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Dimensions of Culture: Cross-Cultural Communications for Healthcare Professionals
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Culture affects the way people communicate. This ebook focuses on how doctors, nurses and health care staff can improve health outcomes for patients and families from all cultures by understanding how culture drives communication and health behaviors. This is entirely different from the usual diversity training approach to health disparities.The focus is on communication skills not race and bias.
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives
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Price: Free! Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives is a collection of essays by 7 college students at Concord University. Through their guided examination of the cultural context of technology, video gaming culture, and social media, they share what it is like to be a digital native in the US. Compiled by Dr. Alecea Standlee, these essays provide a glimpse into the techno world of college students.
S.E.T. CULTURE: What Every Organization Needs To Know Before Crises Occur
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Whether an individual is a front-line worker, an executive, a manager, or a member of the board of directors of a company or organization, understanding and obtaining strategies to successfully manage a potential crisis is vital knowledge. The practical strategies offered in this book assist organizations and companies with successfully managing crises.
Dragon Slayers - A Story of Conquering Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
Dragon Slayers is a short story about the challenges and rewards of leading change. Gail Lindsay uses the metaphor of dragon slayers and dragons to describe leadership strategies for transforming competitive, independent minded individuals into a team capable of significant change. Dragon Slayers provides unique insights for navigating difficult people and personalities through change.
Letters From A Student In Communist Poland
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Polish
The mid-1980s was shortly before freedom arrived in the USSR and its European satellites. In 1984/85 I corresponded with a Polish student from Nysa, who studied in Katowice. My friend, Miroslawa, struggled with a lack of freedoms. She could not travel to the U.K., as she desired. Before Polish independence, "Mirka" filled her life with music and various items that she bought on the black market.
Letters To An American From Socialist East Germany
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
I am publishing some of the texts of letters and cards I received from an East German finance student in the years from 1984-1991. As far as I know "Dana" is now living in Berlin, married since 1989. Her letters show a brightness and curiosity about life and culture. A child of socialism, she was deeply curious about life in capitalist America. Yet she felt a duty to produce a child for the state
A Better World: Understanding How Your Personal Operating System Affects Culture, Diversity & Inclusion
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,400. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
A Better World is a unique and intriguing insight into the important topic of culture and diversity. Written from the perspective of a conversation between technology (the computer) and a person, this contemporary discussion is designed to increase the comfort level when people and their leaders from various groups and cultures interact.
The Rhythm of the Gods
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Series: The Rhythm of the Gods, Part 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
This story takes place in the village of Apano in Ghana. It depicts the miseries, surrounding the tragic death of Chief Kudjoe Amedu, and the ugly fate of Doctor Peter McBrown, from the United States,.- who later became the owner of the local people’s CROWN. Dr. McBrown lost respect in the eyes of, the people of the village, as a result of his attempts to rule over the village…
The Why & How of Bible Translation
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,440. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
The 28 story-based articles, grouped in 3 sections tell why the Bible needs to be translated, how it is translated, and what God is doing to accelerate Bible translation around the world. The author and his wife learned an unwritten Brazilian indigenous language by living among the people for 2 decades. They developed an alphabet and translated a large part of the Bible into the people's language.
Transform Your Safety Communication
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Price: $34.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Transform Your Safety Communication is for safety leaders and communicators who are frustrated with inconsistent and uninspiring safety messages that get ignored. This book provides safety professionals with the necessary skills to get people to listen, understand and remember their safety messages, in order to change safety behaviours. Instantly apply the new information with 5 easy templates.