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Deni Elliot's Five Ethical Standards

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In conclusion, it is possible to uphold the five ethical standards that Deni Elliot (2008) proposes for responsible communication across cultural differences, especially within an evangelist context (235). The values display tolerance for varying views in the form of respect and honesty of behalf of all parties involved. Meaning, it is okay to agree to respectfully disagree with a person or group without diminishing or disregarding them as valuable human beings. Also, possession of self-assurance enables any individual with the ability to remain true to their values although they might be part of a minority or “non-dominate culture” (235). Equally important to note is the true purpose of evangelism which is to share the good news of Jesus Christ
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