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Running head: INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATIONIntercultural CommunicationName of the StudentName of the UniversityAuthor Note
1INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATIONIntroductionThe following paper discusses about the fact of the intercultural communication in theentire world. This has become one of the most common traits in the modern day world. Thedifferent cultures are coming closer to each other because of the needs for their professions. Theyare coming closer and the barriers are getting slashed by the integration of the immigrants andthe emigrants. The author of the article has blended the ideas of the intercultural communicationvery well. He has focused on the various factors like the citizenship, dis-citizenship, sociologicalmixing between the two kinds of cultures and the process of ‘registering’ and ‘enregistering’. The main issues in the articleThe provide article for this paper named as ‘Citizenship, Language and Superdiversity:Towards Complexity’ written by Jan Blommaert has brought out the different aspects on the saidtopics. Language is the one barrier that had been separated the different sections of mankindresiding in different zones of the world1. However, this is the very reason that language hasbecome the one common medium to communicate with the different language speaking people.It has also helped to mitigate the diversity that had existed in the world till date. Thesociolinguistic transformations in the different sections of the society have unified the differentlayers of social status. He has also argued the Internet has become one of the mediums that havehelped to bring the different language speaking people closer to one another. The virtual worldcreated by the internet has developed the communication technology all over the world 21Agha, A., 2007.Language and social relations(No. 24). Cambridge University Press.2Blommaert, Jan.The sociolinguistics of globalization. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
2INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATIONThe social life has been redesigned by the introduction of the internet and the variousother communication technologies 3 The complexity in these fields has been increasingaltogether because the people have become quite complex in their mindset and critical thinkingabilities. According to the author, the ‘vertical’ patterns of the stratification and restrestratification have been the components of the historic and dynamic processes in the world 4Summarization of the main key pointsThe main and key points that have been focused in this article are the citizenship and dis-citizenship, the processes and norms in the social change, the emergence of the technologicaladvancement through internet, the transformation of the mindset of the school children, theinstitutionalized sociolinguistic face of the citizenship has been evolving in the past few years ina large way 5 The concept of citizenship in the traditional manner has been outsmarted by thenew notions as the national boundaries can no longer constrain the people of the differentcountries. The factor of immigration has a lot to do in this case because the need for thedevelopment of the social environments which are full of superdiversity is of immense. The3Blommaert, Jan, and Ad Backus. "Superdiverse repertoires and the individual."Tilburg Papers in CultureStudies24 (2012).4Blommaert, J. M. E., and P. K. Varis. "How to'how to'?: The prescriptive micropolitics of hijabista." (2012).5Møller, Janus Spindler, and Jens Normann Jørgensen. "Enregisterment among adolescents in superdiverseCopenhagen."Tilburg papers in culture studies28 (2012): 1-15.
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