Chinese Perspectives in Rhetoric and Communication

by D. Ray Heisey

Chinese Perspectives in Rhetoric and Communication Synopsis

This volume presents recent and unpublished research by Chinese scholars from China and the US on ways in which Chinese culture influences and intersects with communication theory and practice in China. It focuses on communication and cultural concepts as they function in Chinese society, in the media, in the workplace, and in the way people think. It includes historical analyses of Mao's political rhetoric before and during the Cultural Revolution as well as political rhetoric by Deng Xiaoping, all with a cultural emphasis.

Chinese Perspectives in Rhetoric and Communication Press Reviews

... this book makes a significant contribution to the understanding of communication and intercultural communication in a modern Chinese context. Recommended to libraries. -CHOICE Reviews ?...this book makes a significant contribution to the understanding of communication and intercultural communication in a modern Chinese context. Recommended to libraries.?-CHOICE Reviews .,. this book makes a significant contribution to the understanding of communication and intercultural communication in a modern Chinese context. Recommended to libraries. -CHOICE Reviews

Book Information

ISBN: 9781567504958
Publication date: 9th May 2000
Author: D. Ray Heisey
Publisher: Praeger Publishers Inc an imprint of ABC-CLIO
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 306 pages
Categories: Semantics, discourse analysis, etc, Communication studies, Cultural studies,

About D. Ray Heisey

D. RAY HEISEY is Professor and Director Emeritus, School of Communication Studies, Kent State University, OH

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