What could be the relationship between political discourse & cultural- intercultural knowledge?
Style of political discourses has a significant impact on decision making of masses and on orientation of international relations.
I am doing a PhD in Cross-CUltural Psychology and try to collect data in China. Quite a challenge as I look for Chinese employees who experience intercultural contact at their work place in China- either face to face - or via email, skype, etc. on a daily basis.
What can a professor do when he is teaching his own co-workers and some of his superiors?
Fairclough (1989) describes power as socially constructed elements used by power holders to hold down individuals who do not belong to their specific social group. However, this is not the case according to my question.
Where can I find research on the translation effectiveness in L2 writing?
I am planning a research about the effectiveness of translation on L2 writing. I assume that direct L2 writing is a little bit harder rather than translation-based L2 writing. Translation-Based L2 writing, although is assumed to be time consuming, can reduce errors and mistakes. However, I have found no previous research.
Cultural Globalization and Music
I am planning a work on cultural globalization, with music as a cultural form.
1. Are there any quantification in cultural geography or anthropology which I can internalize?
2. Can you recommend any published literature relating to my line of inquiry?
Why are some researchers in Discourse Analysis are so resistant to Marxist positions?
Some researchers in Discourse Analysis insist on denying Marxist positions as theoretical foundations for this area. Reproductive and transforming relations still domains subject constitution, once subject-form is based on "Class Stuggle" and we cannot deny the role of ideology in language materiality.
Looking for examples of old grant proposals to use as teaching tool.
I'm looking for a few samples of real grant proposals that were submitted. We would love proposals that were and were not funded to use in a training workshop where we will analyze, compare and contrast. Please send me a message if you can help. Thank you!