Publication details [#65935]

Moody, Stephen J. 2019. Interculturality as social capital at work: The case of disagreements in American-Japanese interaction. Language in Society 48 (3) : 377–402.
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Cambridge University Press


It is oft boded that international workers are impaired as to information sharing, trust gaining, and group solidarity reinforcing as they lack strong interpersonal relations. Employing data from odds between American interns and their colleagues in Japanese companies, this inquiry critically explores this forecast by illustrating some modes partakers employ socially built representations of intercultural ideologies in modes that ease similar results and replace their lack of relational histories.