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Carbaugh, Donal. 1990. Cross-cultural comparisons of communication phenomena. In Carbaugh, Donal, ed. Cultural communication and intercultural contact. Lawrence Erlbaum. pp. 291–302.
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The author briefly discusses the articles in the third part of D. Carbaugh (ed) (1990: 'Cultural communication and intercultural contact'), and elaborates on some issues involved in cross-cultural comparisons of communication phenomena, such as the study of silence, the regulation of talk, and speech acts.