[Air-l] Fw: Hgh/low context on websites?

Laurent Straskraba laurent at straskraba.net
Fri Dec 5 07:24:26 PST 2003


this might be of interest for you:


Maybe you could also ask Geert Hofstede about this, I´m not sure whether he 
considered to focus on this issue.

BTW: I´m working on this - more practically - at TermNet, International 
Terminology Network in Vienna, Austria (www.termnet.at).



At 16:00 05.12.2003, you wrote:
>Dear AoIR'ists:
>The following is from one of the students in my Master's course on
>corss-cultural communication online here at IT-University, Copenhagen.  If
>you have any tips or suggestiions, please pass them on - either to me and/or
>charles ess
>Visiting Professor (fall, '03)
>Department of Digital Aesthetics and Communication (DIAC)
>The IT University of Copenhagen
>Glentevej 67
>DK-2400 Copenhagen NV
>Co-chair, CATaC '04: <it.murdoch.edu.au/catac>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: <elizabeth at itu.dk>
>To: <catac at wirth.murdoch.edu.au>
>Sent: Thursday, December 04, 2003 3:16 PM
>Subject: Hgh/low context on websites?
> > Can anyone help?
> >
> > I'm at student at the IT-University in Denmark, writing a project on IT
> > across cultures.
> >
> > I'm looking for material to do with the ways in which communication on the
> > Internet differs in relation to high and low context cultures. My interest
> > lies primarily in the way information is conveyed on websites, and whether
> > the characteristics such as non-verbal communication are reflected on
> > websites, for instance through use of certain colours, symbols, visual
> > metaphors and so on.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Elizabeth.
> >
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