Role of Willingness to Communicate in Adaptation of Asian International Students in Hong Kong Universities: Changes and Causes

    Project: Research project

    Project Details

    Description

    The current study seeks to identify strategies that Asian international student from different cultures have taken to adapt and communicate successfully in the context of Hong Kong. The theoretical orientation of this study lies within two research areas: second language (L2) communication (Clement, Barker & MacIntyre , 2003), and cross-cultural adaptation (Berry, 1999; Cemalcilar & Falbo, 2008; Ward et al., 2004; Zhou et al., 2008; Yu, 2009).
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date01/05/1730/04/18

    Keywords

    • Intercultural Communication
    • Adaptation
    • Developmental Change