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1. Storti, Craig. The Art of Crossing Cultures, second edition. Intercultural Press, Inc., 2001. 2. _________. Figuring Foreigners Out. Intercultural Press, Inc., 1999. 3. Berger, Peter and Thomas Luckman. The Social Construction of Reality 4. Kohls, L. Robert. Survival Kit for Overseas Living, fourth edition. Intercultural Press, Inc., 2001. 5. Nida, Eugene. Message and Mission: The Communication of the Christian Faith, rev. ed. Gabriel Resources, 1990. 6. Hunter, George G. III, The Celtic Way of Evangelism. Abingdon Press, 2000. IV. Additional Required Readings (will be available on line; click on the ESJ icon.) 1. Barnlund, Dean C. "Communication in a Global Village." 2. LaRay M. Barna, "Stumbling Blocks in Intercultural Communication." 3. Milton J. Bennett, "Toward Ethnorelativism: A Developmental Model of Intercultural Sensitivity." 4. Herbert Blumer. Symbolic Interactionism: Perspective and Method, pp. 1-21. 5. Edward T. Hall and Mildred Reed Hall. "Key Concepts: Underlying Structures of Culture", from Understanding Cultural Differences. Intercultural Press, 1990. NOTE: Doctoral students who take a qualifying examination in “Mission in Cultural Context” will also be responsible for the several foundational texts of Edward T. Hall. (See Bibliography)

Publication Date

January 2004


Asbury Theological Seminary


Communication, Kentucky, MB720, Spring



MB 720 Cross Cultural Communication of Christianity