Resources

The list below is intended as a general resource for those who wish to explore resources and identify readings, activities, learning outcomes, and assessment tools to apply toward the intercultural learning of students. If you would like to recommend an additional resource for this list, email wiseconference.

– WISE Conference Steering Committee

Books on Study Abroad (broadly defined)

  • Stacie Nevadomski Berdan, Allan Goodman and Cyril Taylor, A Student Guide to Study Abroad. The Institute of International Education and AIFS Foundation, 2013.
  • Robert G. Bringle, Julie A. Hatcher and Steven G. Jones, eds., International Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Research. Stylus, 2011.
  • Mell C. Bolen, ed. A Guide to Outcomes Assessment in Education Abroad. The Forum on Education Abroad, 2007.
  • Elizabeth Brewer and Kiran Cunningham, eds. Integrating Study Abroad into the Curriculum: Theory and Practice Across the Disciplines. Stylus, 2009.
  • Steven T. Duke, Preparing to Study Abroad: Learning to Cross Cultures. Stylus, 2014.
  • Robert Gordon, Going Abroad: Traveling Like an Anthropologist. Paradigm Publishers, 2010.
  • Patrick M. Green and Mathew Johnson, eds. Crossing Boundaries: Tension and Transformation in International Service-Learning. Stylus, 2014.
  • Bettina Hansel, The Exchange Student Survival Kit. 2nd ed. Intercultural Press, 2007.
  • Magnolia Hernandez, Margaret Widenhoeft, and David Wick, NAFSA’s Guide to Education Abroad for Advisers and Administrators. 4th ed. NAFSA, 2014.
  • William W. Hoffa, A History of US Study Abroad: Beginnings to 1965.  (A special publication of Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad and The Forum on Education Abroad)
  • William W. Hoffa and Stephen C. DePaul, eds. A History of US Study Abroad: 1965-Present. A special publication of Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad and The Forum on Education Abroad. 2010.
  • Ross Lewin, ed. The Handbook of Practice and Research in Study Abroad: Higher Education and the Quest for Global Citizenship. Routledge, 2009.
  • Joshua S. McKeown, The First Time Effect: The Impact of Study Abroad on College Student Intellectual Development. SUNY Press, 2009.
  • Jo Beth Mullens and Pru Cuper, Fostering Global Citizenship Through Faculty-Led International Programs. Information Age Publishing, 2012.
  • R. Michael Paige, Andrew D. Cohen, Barbara Kappler, Julie C. Chi, James P. Lassegard, Maximizing Study Abroad: A Students’ Guide to Strategies for Language and Culture Learning and Use. 2nd edition. University of Minnesota Press, 2002.
  • Richard Slimbach, Becoming World Wise: A Guide to Global Learning. Stylus, 2010.
  • Michael Vande Berg, R. Michael Paige, and Kris Hemming Lou, eds. Student Learning abroad: What Our Students Are Learning, What They’re Not, and What We Can Do About It. Stylus, 2012.
  • Kenneth Wagner and Tony Magistrale, Writing Across Culture: An Introduction to Study Abroad and the Writing Process. Peter Lang, 1995.

Books on Cross-Cultural Crisis Management

  • Patricia A. Burak and William W. Hoffa, eds. Crisis Management in a Cross-Cultural Setting.
  • Ray S. Leki, Travel Wise: How to be Safe, Savvy and Secure Abroad. Intercultural Press, 2008.

Books on Experiential Learning

  • David Kolb, Experiential Learning: Experience as the Source of Learning and Development. Prentice-Hall, 1983.

Books on Culture, Intercultural Competencies and Intercultural Learning

  • Gary Althen, ed. Learning Across Cultures. NAFSA, 1994.
  • Janet M. Bennett and Milton J. Bennett, Developing Intercultural Competence: A Reader
  • Nakiye Avdan Boyacigiller, Richard A. Goodman, and Margaret E. Phillips, Crossing Cultures: Insights From Master Teachers.  Routledge, 2003
  • Michael Byram, Teaching and Assessing Intercultural Communicative Competence. Multilingual Matters, 1997.
  • Darla K. Deardorff, ed. The SAGE Handbook of Intercultural Competence. SAGE, 2009.
  • Darla K. Deardorff and Kate Berardo, Building Cultural Competence: Innovative Intercultural Training Activities and Models.  Stylus, 2012
  • Philip R. DeVita and James D. Armstrong, eds. Distant Mirrors: America as a Foreign Culture, 3rd ed.
  • Steven T. Duke, Preparing to Study Abroad: Learning to Cross Cultures. Stylus, 2014.
  • Alvino Fantini, Ed. New Ways in Teaching Culture  TESOL, 1997.
  • Martin J. Gannon and Rajnandini Pillai, eds. Understanding Global Cultures, 4th ed. SAGE, 2010.
  • William B. Gudykunst, ed. Theorizing about Intercultural Communication.
  • Edward T. Hall, Beyond Culture.  Doubleday, 1976
  • Geert Hofstede, Gert Jan Hofstede, and Michael Minkov, Cultures and Organizations: Software of the Mind: Intercultural Cooperation and Its Importance for Survival. 3rd. ed. McGraw Hill, 2010.
  • Geert H. Hofstede, Culture’s Consequences: Comparing Values, Behaviors, Institutions, and Organizations Across Cultures. 2nd ed. SAGE, 2001.
  • R.J. House et al (eds.), Culture, Leadership, and Organizations: The GLOBE Study of 62 Societies.  Sage, 2004.
  • Fred E. Jandt, An Introduction to Intercultural Communication: Identities in a Global Community. 6th ed. SAGE, 2010.
  • L. Robert Kohls, Survival Kit for Overseas Living. 4th edition. Intercultural Press, 2001.
  • Dan Landis, Janet M. Bennett and Milton J. Bennett, eds. Handbook of Intercultural Training, 3rd ed.
  • Dale L. Lange and R. Michael Paige, eds. Culture as the Core: Perspectives on Culture in Second Language Learning. Information Age Publishing, 2003.
  • Dan Landis, Janet M. Bennett and Milton J. Bennett, eds. Handbook of Intercultural Training, 3rd ed..
  • Myron W. Lustig and Jolene Koester, Intercultural Competence: Interpersonal Communication Across Cultures, 6th edition.
  • David Matsumoto and Linda Juang, Culture and Psychology, 5th Edition.  Thompson Wadsworth, 2013.
  • Andy Molinsky, Global Dexterity. Harvard Business Review Press, 2013.
  • Michael A. Moodian, ed. Contemporary Leadership and Intercultural Competence: Exploring the Cross-Cultural Dynamics Within Organizations.
  • Richard Nisbett, The Geograpy of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently… and Why. Free Press, 2003.
  • Margaret Nydell, Understanding Arabs: A Contemporary Guide to Arab Society. Intercultural Press, 2012.
  • R. Michael Paige, ed. Education for the Intercultural Experience. Intercultural Press, 1993.
  • R. Michael Paige, Andrew D. Cohen, Barbara Kappler, Julie C. Chi, James P. Lassegard, Maximizing Study Abroad: A Students’ Guide to Strategies for Language and Culture Learning and Use. 2nd edition. University of Minnesota Press, 2002.
  • Brooks Peterson, Cultural Intelligence: A Guide to Working with People from Other Cultures. 2004.
  • Larry A. Samovar, Richard E. Porter, and Edwin R. McDaniel, eds. Intercultural Communication: A Reader, 11th edition.
  • Victor Savicki, ed. Developing Intercultural Competence and Transformation: Theory, Research, and Application in International Education. Stylus, 2007.
  • H. N. Seeyle, ed. Experiential Activities for Intercultural Learning. Intercultural Press, 1996
  • Joseph Shaules, A Beginner’s Guide to the Deep Culture Experience.  Intercultural Press, 2010
  • Richard Slimbach, Becoming World Wise: A Guide to Global Learning. Stylus
  • Peter N. Stearns, Educating Global Citizens in Colleges and Universities. Routledge, 2009.
  • Craig Storti, The Art of Crossing Cultures
  • Craig Storti, The Art of Coming Home. Intercultural Press, 2003.
  • Craig Storti, Speaking of India: Bridging the Communication Gap When Working with Indians. Intercultural Press, 2007.
  • Donna M. Stringer and Patricia Cassiday, 52 Activities for Exploring Values Differences. Intercultural Press, 2003.
  • Donna M. Stringer and Patricia Cassiday, 52 Activities for Improving Cross-Cultural Communication. Intercultural Press, 2009.
  • Summerfield, E. Crossing Cultures through Film.  Intercultural Press, 1993.
  • Stella Ting-Toomey and Leeva C. Chung, Understanding Intercultural Communication. Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Harry C. Triandis, Individualism and Collectivism. Westview Press, 1995.
  • H.C. Triandis, New Directions in Social Psychology: Individualism and Collectivism.Westview Press, 1995
  • Fons Trompenars and Charles Hampden Turner, Riding the Waves of Culture: Understanding Diversity in Global Business, 3rd Edition.  McGraw Hill, 2012
  • Colleen Ward, Stephen Bochner and Adrian Furnham, The Psychology of Culture Shock, 2nd ed. Routledge, 2000.
  • Gary R. Weaver, Intercultural Relations: Communication, Identity and Conflict. Pearson, 2014.
  • Gary R. Weaver, ed. Culture, Communication and Conflict: Readings in Intercultural Relations. Revised 2nd edition. Pearson Publishing, 2000.
  • Janice Abarbanel, “Moving with Emotional Resilience Between and Within Cultures,” Intercultural Education 20:1-2 (2009): 133-141.
  • Janet Bennett, “Modes of cross-cultural training: Conceptualizing Cross-Cultural Training as Education”.  International Journal of Intercultural Relations (1986). 10(2), p.117.
  • A. Bird and J.S. Osland, “Beyond Sophisticated Stereotyping: Cultural Sensemaking in Context,” Academy of Management Executive, (2000) 14 (1):65-87
  • Chantal Crozet and Anthony J. Liddicoat, “The Challenge of Intercultural Language Teaching” in Striving for the Third Place: ICC through Language Education(Language Australia, 1999), 113-25.
  • Angela Scarino, “Assessing Intercultural Capability in Learning Languages”Language Teaching 42.1 (2009): 67-80.
  • Darla Deardorff, “Identification and Assessment of Intercultural Competence as a Student Outcome of Internationalization,” Journal of Studies in International Education 2006 10: 241-267
  • Deardorff, D.K. and K. Edwards, “Research on Intercultural Learning of Students in Service Learning,” In Clayton, Bringle & Hatchers, Research on Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Assessment.  Stylus, 2012.
  • Alvino Fantini, “About Intercultural Communicative Competence,” available at http://www.sit.edu/graduate/7803.cfm (appendix E) (revised 2005).
  • A.E. Fantini, “A Central Concern: Developing Intercultural Competence” available at http://www.sit.edu/publications/docs/competence.pdf
  • Alvino Fantini, “Assessing Intercultural Competence: Issues and Tools” in Darla K. Deardorff, ed., The SAGE Handbook of Intercultural Competence.SAGE, 2012, pp. 456-476
  • A. Kolb and D. Kolb, “Learning styles and learning spaces: Enhancing experiential learning in higher education.” Academy of Management Learning & Education, (2005) Vol. 4, No. 2, 193-212.
  • David Matsumoto, “Culture and Cultural Worldviews: Do Verbal Descriptions about Culture Reflect Anything Other Than Verbal Descriptions of Culture?”  Culture and Psychology, 12, (2006) 33-62
  • D. Matsumoto and Yoo, Seung Hee “Toward a New Generation of Cross-Cultural Research”,  Perspectives on Psychological Science, Vol. 1, No 3 (Sep. 2006),  pp. 234-250
  • Levine, T.R. et al., “Self-Construal Scales Lack Validity,” Human Communication Research, (2003) 29, 210-252
  • Kyoung-Ah Nam, “Short-term study abroad: Quality, not quantity.” Intercultural Management Quarterly, 15(2) (2014): 14-17.
  • KyoungAh Nam, Y. Cho, & M. Lee, “West meets East? Identifying the gap in current cross-cultural training research.” Human Resource Development Review, 13(1) (2013), 36-57.
  • Kyoung-Ah Nam & Gerald Fry, “The development of global literacy and intercultural competence as a response to the complex challenges of the 21st Century: A meta-synthesis.” The Asian Journal of Educational Research and Synergy, 2(2) (2010), 9-32.
  • “The Nature and Scope of Intra-Cultural Variation on Psychological Dimensions”, Realo, A., & Allik, J. In W.J. Lonner, D. L. Dinnel, S. A. Hayes, & D.N. Sattler (Eds.),Online Readings in Psychology and Culture (Unit 2, Ch. 8) (http://www.wwu.edu/~culture), Center for Cross-Cultural Research, Western Washington University
  • Fons Trompenars and Peter Woolliams, “Lost in Translation: Ignorance of Differing Cultural Reactions to Failure Can Stunt Your Company’s Growth,”Harvard Business Review, April 2011, HBR Reprint W1104A
  • Colleen Ward and Antony Kennedy, “The Measurement of Sociocultural Adaptation,”International Journal of Intercultural Relations (1999) 23:4, pp. 659-677.
  • Gary Weaver, “Understanding and Coping with Cross-Cultural Adjustment Stress,” in Gary Weaver, ed. Culture, Communication and Conflict: Readings in Intercultural Relations. Revised 2nd edition. Pearson Publishing, (2000) : 177-194
  • Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad
  • Journal of Studies in International Education
  • Culture and Psychology
  • Journal of Intercultural Communication
  • Intercultural Communication Studies
  • Intercultural Management Quarterly
  • International Journal of Intercultural Relations
  • Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology
  • Cross Cultural Research: The Journal of Comparative Social Science