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The culture influences in non verbal communication

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Paula Borges

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Universidade Federal de Uberlândia
Instituto de Letras e Linguística
Práticas discursivas do cotidiano

Profa. Drª: Fernanda Costa Ribas
Alunas: Daniele & Paula Nonverbal communication is usually understood as the process of communication through sending and receiving wordless (mostly visual) messages between people.

Messages can be communicated through gestures and touch, by body language or posture, by facial expression and eye contact. Nonverbal communication Nonverbal communication around the world It is polite to maintain good eye contact.
No excessive gesturing.
Women greet with a slight nod.
Men greet with a firm handshake. Canada Which nonverbal communication do you can identify in the video? Nigeria A vulgar sign is to hold the hand forward at shoulder or head level, with the fingers spread. South Africa Holding hands out in a cupped manner means that, "The gift you may give me (for carrying your bags) will mean so much that I must hold it in two hands"; this action is often done by porters.

Handshake is the most common form of greeting People grasp their earlobes to express remorse or honesty. To apologize, tap on someones shoulder and then tap your own forehead.
Women should never initiate the handshake; women will often shake hands with other women but not men. India Greet with a quick flash of the eyebrows. PHILIPPINES By turning the glass upside down and placing the glass squarely on the bar, you are saying that you can win a fight against anyone at the bar. Australia Verbal and nonverbal are all types of communication. But the difference between them is that we use our voice in verbal communication and we use body signs in nonverbal communication. Verbal communication x Nonverbal communication Verbal and nonverbal communication plays an important role in how people interact with one another. People are using around 35% verbal communication and 65% nonverbal communication in daily life. Nonverbal communication has also cultural meaning. "The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn't being said.” Peter F. Drucker Long live and prosper! Thank you! A little bit of body language... Body language is a form of mental and physical ability of human nonverbal communication, which consists of body posture, gestures, facial expressions, and eye movements. Humans send and interpret such signals almost entirely subconsciously. Let's play? Do you really know Body language? The culture influences in nonverbal communication Body Language Quiz Are there any typical gestures used in your country for insulting? Do you think they are universal or specific to your country? Are there any handshakes you don't like? Describe them. Do you try to use body language when you communicate in English? Why do you think body language is important? How do you feel if someone is talking to you without looking at you? References http:// www.slideshare.net/waqasdilasa/nonverbal-communication-8696831 http:// soc302.tripod.com/soc_302rocks/id6.html http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nonverbal_communication http:// en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_language http:// www. youtube. com/watch?v=2h0V1YkccEE&fb_source=message http:// www. youtube. com /watch?v=pfZfFowJTPE&feature=related&fb_source=message
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