Elisabeth Gareis


Selected Publications


Gareis, E., Allard, M. S., Gill, S., & Saindon, J. J. (2000). A novel approach: Shoeless Joe/Field of dreams. University of Michigan Press.

Gareis, E., Allard, M. S., Gill, S., & Saindon, J. J. (1998). A novel approach: Fried green tomatoes. University of Michigan Press.

Gareis, E., Allard, M. S., & Saindon, J. J. (1998). A novel approach: Shawshank redemption. University of Michigan Press.

Gareis, E., Allard, M. S., Gill, S., & Saindon, J. J. (1997). A novel approach: Being there. University of Michigan Press.

Gareis, E. (1995). Intercultural friendship: A qualitative study. University Press of America.

Articles and Chapters in Books

Gareis, E. (2023). Intercultural friendship. Oxford bibliographies in communication. Oxford University Press. http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com

Gareis, E. (2023). How can intercultural friendship help reduce prejudice. In Goodboy, A., & Schultz, K. (Eds.), Introduction to communication studies: Translating communication scholarship into meaningful practice (2nd ed.) (pp. 133-142). Kendall Hunt.

Merkin, R., & Gareis, E. (2021). Face and friendship in the United States. In T. Altmann (Ed.), Friendship in cultural and personality psychology: International perspectives (pp. 35-55). Nova Science Publisher.

Gareis, E., Goldman, J., & Merkin, R. (2019). Promoting intercultural friendship among college students. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication, 12(1), 1-22. https://doi.org/10.1080/17513057.2018.1502339

Aaron, R., Cedeño, C., Gareis, E., Kumar, L., & Swaminathan, A. (2018). Peers to peers: Developing a student-coordinated conversation partners program. Journal of International Students, 8(3), 1319–1330. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1254586

Note: The article above was co-authored by Baruch undergraduate students.

Gareis, E., & Jalayer, A. (2018). On the road to intercultural friendship: Contact effects on stereotypes and other stumbling blocks. In Y. Ma & M. A. Garcia-Murrilo (Eds.), Learning and living globalization: Understanding international students from Asia in American universities (pp. 83-106). Springer.

Gareis, E. (2017). Intercultural friendship and communication. In L. Chen (Ed.), Handbooks of communication science (Vol. 9): Intercultural communication (pp. 457-480). De Gruyter Mouton. https://doi.org/10.1515/9781501500060

Gareis, E. (2017). Intercultural friendships. In J. Nussbaum (Ed.), Oxford research encyclopedia of communication. Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.161

Gareis, E. (2012). Intercultural friendship: Effects of home region and sojourn location. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication, 5, 309-328. https://doi.org/10.1080/17513057.2012.691525

Gareis, E., & Wilkins, R. (2011). Communicating love: A sociocultural perspective. In C. T. Salmon (Ed.), Communication Yearbook (Vol. 35) (pp. 199-239). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203814178

Gareis, E., Merkin, R., & Goldman, J. (2011). Intercultural friendship: Linking communication variables and friendship success. Journal of Intercultural Communication Research, 40, 155-173. https://doi.org/10.1080/17475759.2011.581034

Gareis, E., & Wilkins, R. (2011). Love expression in the United States and Germany. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 35, 307-319. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijintrel.2010.06.006

Gareis, E. (2010). Habermas to the rescue. Business Communication Quarterly, 73, 166-175. https://doi.org/10.1177/1080569910365893

Gareis, E., Allard, M., & Saindon, J. (2009). The novel as textbook. TESL Canada Journal, 26, 136-147. http://doi.org/10.18806/tesl.v26i2.419

Gareis, E. (2008). Raising the bar on global awareness. Communication Teacher, 22, 111-115. https://doi.org/10.1080/17404620802382706

Gareis, E. (2007). Active learning: A PowerPoint tutorial. Business Communication Quarterly, 70, 462-466.  https://doi.org/10.1177/10805699070700040304

Gareis, E. (2006). Virtual teams: A comparison of online communication channels. Journal of Language for International Business, 17, 6-21.

Wilkins, R., & Gareis, E. (2006). Emotion expression and the locution “I love you”: A cross-cultural study. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 30, 51-75. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijintrel.2005.07.003

Gareis, E. (2005). Relativism versus universalism: Developing a personal philosophy. Communication Teacher, 19, 39-43. https://doi.org/10.1080/14704620500123026

Zhu, Y., Gareis, E., O’Keefe Bazzoni, J., & Rolland, D. (2005). Focus on intercultural communication: A collaborative online project between New Zealand and New York. Business Communication Quarterly, 68, 81-96. https://doi.org/10.1177/1080569904273715

Gareis, E. (2005). Pronunciation textbook discrepancies. English Teaching Forum, 43(2), 18-23.

Gareis, E., & Williams, L. (2004). International faculty development for full-time and adjunct faculty: A program description. The Journal of Faculty Development, 29, 45-53.

Erbert, L. A., Pérez, F. G., & Gareis, E. (2003). Turning points and dialectical interpretations of immigrant experiences in the United States. Western Journal of Communication, 67, 113-137. https://doi.org/10.1080/10570310309374763

Gareis, E. (2002). Preparing graduate business students for oral communication in college. In E. P. Cochran (Ed.), Case studies in TESOL practice: Mainstreaming (pp. 115-124). TESOL.

Gareis, E. (2000). Intercultural friendship: Five case studies of German students in the USA. Journal of Intercultural Studies, 21, 67-91. https://doi.org/10.1080/07256860050000803

Gareis, E. (1999). Rhetoric and intercultural friendship formation. In A. Gonzalez & D. V. Tanno (Eds.), International and Intercultural Communication Annual (Vol. 22): Rhetoric in intercultural contexts (pp. 91-117). Sage.

Gareis, E. (1999). Adult friendship: Examples of intercultural patterns. In M. E. Roloff (Ed.), Communication Yearbook (Vol. 22) (pp. 430-468). Sage.

Gareis, E., Allard, M. S., Gill, S., & Saindon, J. J. (1998). Beyond entertainment: Novels and film adaptations in the ESL/EFL classroom. TESL Canada Journal, 15, 50-58. https://doi.org/10.18806/tesl.v15i2.701

Electronic Media

Gareis, E. (Writer, Director), & Belland, J. (Producer). (2006). Tutorial: PowerPoint [Computer Software]. Retrieved from http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/tutorials/powerpoint

Film Productions

Terao, R. (Director), Gareis, E., & Parmar, V. (Producers). (2023). 13 Führerscheine [13 driver’s licenses] [Film]. 13 DL Films.

Terao, R. (Director), Parmar, V., & Gareis, E. (Producers). (2022). 13 driver’s licenses [Film]. 13 DL Films.