Author(s): Zeynep AKSOY
Movement of the people, either individually or massive, between cities, regions and countries still continue from history to today. Since the economic system has become internationally widespread through globalization, improvement of communication and transportation technologies have increased the movements of people between countries and long-term settlements as called migration. Today, through the size that international migration has gained, more people who have been raised in different cultures are getting, working and living together. The international migration brings cultural adaption problems which occurs together with interaction of people from different cultures. In this regard, it is seen that the importance of the intercultural communication discipline has improved. In this study, it is approached to the international migration phenomenon with the concepts of intercultural communication, and the role of intercultural communication is analyzed.