Cross-Cultural Work Groups

Cross-Cultural Work Groups

by Cherlyn Skromme Granrose
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761909729

ISBN-13: 9780761909729

Pub. Date: 04/21/1997

Publisher: SAGE Publications

'The useful models, interesting examples, and intriguing research results in this collection provide excellent material for understanding international or cross-cultural management' - Management Learning

Cross-cultural work groups are a reality in many contemporary organizations, yet the research into them has been dispersed among a variety of

Overview

'The useful models, interesting examples, and intriguing research results in this collection provide excellent material for understanding international or cross-cultural management' - Management Learning

Cross-cultural work groups are a reality in many contemporary organizations, yet the research into them has been dispersed among a variety of disciplines. Organizations and group members are often surprised or disappointed when multicultural groups fail to function in ways identical to homogeneous groups.

This volume pulls together research from a range of these disciplines, and presents the most recent research available on issues such as prejudice, discrimination, ethnocentrism, gro

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761909729
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/21/1997
Series:
Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series, #10
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Cross-Cultural Work Groups - Cherlyn Skromme Granrose and Stuart Oskamp
An Overview
PART ONE: CULTURAL GROUP INTERACTIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS
Individual and Group Relations in Plural Societies - John W Berry
Change and Continuity in Organizations - Fathali M Moghaddam
Assessing Intergroup Relations
PART TWO: INTERPERSONAL INTERACTIONS WITHIN CROSS-CULTURAL GROUPS
Societal Values, Social Interpretation and Multinational Teams - Martha Maznevski and Mark F Peterson
Majority and Minority Perspectives on Cross-Cultural Interactions - Sharon C Goto
Self and Other - P Christopher Earley and Amy E Randel
'Face' and Work Group Dynamics
Cross-Cultural Barriers to Effective Communication - Judith Orasanu, Ute Fischer and Jeannie Davison
PART THREE: MANAGEMENT OF CROSS-CULTURAL GROUPS
International and Intranational Diversity - Rosalie L Tung
Cross-Cultural Socialization of Asian Employees in US Organizations - Cherlyn Skromme Granrose
The Effects of Culture on Mentoring Relationships - Susan E Murphy and Ellen A Ensher
A Developmental Model
Managerial Leadership in the United States and Mexico - Peter W Dorfman and Jon P Howell
Distant Neighbors or Close Cousins?

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