An Introduction to Intercultural Communication: Identities in a Global Community

Welcome to the SAGE edge site for An Introduction to Intercultural Communication, Ninth Edition.

The SAGE edge site for An Introduction to Intercultural Communication by Fred E. Jandt offers a robust online environment you can access anytime, anywhere, and features an impressive array of free tools and resources to keep you on the cutting edge of your learning experience.


The highly anticipated Ninth Edition of An Introduction to Intercultural Communication prepares today’s students to successfully navigate our increasingly global community by integrating major current events into essential communication skills and concepts. To spark student interest, award-winning professor and best-selling author Fred E. Jandt offers unique insights into intercultural communication, at home and abroad, through an emphasis on history, culture, and popular media. Each chapter integrates material on social media, as well as extensive new examples from recent international news and events. Throughout the text, Jandt reinforces the important roles that our own stories, personal experiences, and self-reflection play in building our intercultural understanding and competence.


We gratefully acknowledge Fred E. Jandt for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are also due to Hailey Gillen Hoke of Weber State University and Linda Coleman of Slippery Rock University for developing the ancillaries on this site.