Cultures and Organizations: Software for the Mind / Edition 2

Cultures and Organizations: Software for the Mind / Edition 2

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by Geert Hofstede, Gert Jan Hofstede
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071439595

ISBN-13: 9780071439596

Pub. Date: 09/12/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The landmark study of cultural differences across 70 nations,

Cultures and Organizations helps readers look at how they

think—and how they fail to think—as members of groups.

Based on decades of painstaking field research, this new edition

features the latest scientific results published in Geert

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Overview

The landmark study of cultural differences across 70 nations,

Cultures and Organizations helps readers look at how they

think—and how they fail to think—as members of groups.

Based on decades of painstaking field research, this new edition

features the latest scientific results published in Geert Hofstede’s

scholarly work Culture’s Consequences, Second Edition. Original

in thought and profoundly important, Cultures and Organizations

offers vital knowledge and insight on issues that will

shape the future of cultures and nations in a globalized world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071439596
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/12/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the first edition
Preface to the revised edition
A guide through this book
1Levels of culture3
2More equal than others23
3I, we, and they49
4He, she, and (s)he79
5What is different, is dangerous109
6Pyramids, machines, markets, and families139
7Virtue versus Truth159
8From fad to management tool177
9Intercultural encounters207
10Surviving in a multicultural world235
AppendixReading mental programs247
Glossary260
Bibliography264
Name index270
Subject index273

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