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Elaine Hsieh

Elaine Hsieh

Elaine Hsieh is professor of communication at the University of Oklahoma.

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Commentary: What Americans can learn from other cultures about the language of gratitude

By: and - November 25, 2021

Families and friends traditionally gather to express gratitude during this time of year. Many also participate in acts of service and charity as a way of giving back to their local communities. As communication scholars who study intercultural communication, we have studied how the many languages around the world have their own unique words and […]