1. 2016-2018 Task Force: Communication and Transnational Mobilities

Chair: Liz Jones, Griffith University
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2. Asian Association of Social Psychology Symposium on Culture & Language

Chair: James Liu, Massey University
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3. Assessing 40 Years of Group Vitality Research

Chairs: Richard Bourhis, Université du Québec à Montréal, and Itesh Sachdev, SOAS, University of London
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4. Communication is Communication: Parallels Between Nonhuman and Human Animal Communication

Chair: Chris Sturdy, University of Alberta
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5. Contemporary Language Motivation Theory: 60 Years Since Gardner and Lambert (1959)

(Discussant: Dr. R. C. Gardner)
Chairs: Ali H. Al-Hoorie, The English Language Institute, Jubail Industrial College, and Peter D. MacIntyre, Cape Breton University
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6. Gender and Language

Chair: Katy Chaffee, University of Alberta
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7. Overcoming Language Barriers in Healthcare: Towards Safe and Effective Communication

Chairs: Bernadette Watson, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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8. Language-Based Prejudice: Individual Differences, Contextual Influences, and the Impact on Non-Native Speakers’ Well-Being

Chair: Nigel Mantou Lou, University of Alberta
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9. Language and Gesture Use in Interpersonal Communication

Chair: Elena Nicoladis, University of Alberta
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10. Using the Language of Groups to Divide and Unite

Chairs: David Rast III, University of Alberta, and Amber M. Gaffney, Humboldt State University
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