Cultural Intelligence: Living and Working Globally / Edition 2

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Overview

As the world grows more connected every day, the need also grows for an updated edition of this classic guidebook to help navigate the ever-expanding cultural mazes of a truly globalized world

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781576756256
  • Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 8/1/2009
  • Edition description: 2nd ed.
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 264
  • Sales rank: 263,390
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

David C Thomas (Ph.D, University of South Carolina) is Professor of International Management at Simon Fraser University, Canada. He is the author of seven books including "Cross-Cultural Management: Essential Concepts", (Sage) and "Cultural Intelligence: People Skills for Global Business" (Berrett-Koehler), as well as numerous journal articles on cross-cultural interactions in organizational settings. He is currently the Associate Editor of the" Journal of Cross-Cultural Management" and serves on the editorial boards of the "Journal of World Business, Journal of Organizational Behavior" and the" Journal of Management."

Kerr Inkson is Professor of Management at the University of Otago, Visiting Professor of Management at Victoria University of Wellington, and Honorary Research Fellow at Massey University, all in New Zealand. He has a PhD from the University of Otago. Since commencing his academic work in the 1960s Kerr has had a distinguished career in management studies and organizational behavior, and has worked at a number of business schools in the New Zealand, the UK, and the USA. Since the early 1990s his research has focused on careers, and he published The New Careers (co-authored by Michael B Arthur and Judith K Pringle) with Sage in 1999. Other recent books include Management: New Zealand Perspectives (third edition, Prentice-Hall, 2002, co-authored with Darl Kolb) and Cultural Intelligence (Berrett-Koehler, 2004, co-authored with David C. Thomas). He is author of several other books and over 100 refereed journal articles and book chapters, many of them on career themes. In 2005-6 he was Chair of the Careers Division, Academy of Management. Website: http: //www.commerce.otago.ac.nz/mgmt/staff/kinkson.htm Email: kinkson@business.otago.ac.nz.

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Table of Contents

Preface ix

Acknowledgments xiii

1 Living and Working in the Global Village 1

2 Cultural Knowledge 20

3 Mindfulness and Cross-Cultural Skills 43

4 Making Decisions across Cultures 63

5 Communicating, Negotiating, and Resolving Conflicts across Cultures 84

6 Motivating and Leading across Cultures 107

7 Working with Multicultural Groups and Teams 129

8 Developing Cultural Intelligence in a Global World 151

Conclusion: The Essentials of Cultural Intelligence 174

Appendix 1 Twenty Statements Test 179

Appendix 2 Where to Get Country Information 183

Notes 189

Bibliography 203

Index 213

About the Authors 221

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