Communication And Culture

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Identity
Who someone is and who they represent themselves as. The characterisitcs determining who someone is.
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Value
The worth or importance something holds.
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Culture
The arts or other manifestations of human intellectual achievment regarded collectively. Learnt and shared.
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Context (+role)
The circumstances that form the setting for an event, statement or idea.
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Representation
The action of speaking or acting on behalf of someone or something.
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Power
The authority held over someone/something.
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Code
System of words, letters, figures or other symbols used to represent others.
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Communication
The exchanging of information or news.
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Proxemics
The distance/closeness between two or more people.
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Ideology
Norms, values, beliefs.
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Kinesics
Body movement (hand gestures)
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Paralanguage
Vocal not verbal language.
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Denotation
The dictionary definition and the literal meaning.
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Connotation
The associated meaning.
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Icon
Looks like the thing it represents.
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Index
A natural sign that leads you to more information.
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Symbol
A learnt sign.
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Anchorage
Secures the meaning.
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Syntagm
A chain of meaning.
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Paradigm
A group or collection.
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Psychological barrier
When someones perception effects how they decode information.
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Semantic barrier
When someones lack of understanding of the information being given effects how they decode the information.
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Mechanical barrier
When physicall impediments effect how someone decodes information.
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Organisational barrier
When structural dysfunctions effect how someone decodes information.
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Extrapersonal barrier
When technology being used effects how someone decodes information.
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Polysemic
Many meanings.
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The worth or importance something holds.

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Value

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The arts or other manifestations of human intellectual achievment regarded collectively. Learnt and shared.

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The circumstances that form the setting for an event, statement or idea.

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The action of speaking or acting on behalf of someone or something.

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