Cultural Broker: A Necessity of Cross-Culture Communication

ZHAO Hong-juan
2016 US-China Foreign Language  
Cultural brokers who not only can estimate and understand their own cultures and values but also can communicate in a cross-culture communication proficiently and skillfully can undertake the jobs of mediator, advocator, interpreter, and educational consulter in cross-culture settings. In the study, the concept and functions of cultural brokers, the ways how to find and use cultural brokers and cultural broker using example-IFI are examined, which come into the conclusion that cultural broker
more » ... t cultural broker is the necessity of cross-culture communication.
doi:10.17265/1539-8080/2016.12.010 fatcat:jeheeduq5fc7vd77sbqjp7vuay