Handbook of Intercultural Training / Edition 2

Handbook of Intercultural Training / Edition 2

by Daniel (Dan) R. Landis
     
 

ISBN-10: 080395834X

ISBN-13: 9780803958340

Pub. Date: 02/01/1996

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Completely revised and updated, the new edition of the Handbook of Intercultural Training reviews and summarizes the state of the art in the field of intercultural training. Organized into three sections, the book first deals with the theoretical and methodological issues inherent in understanding intercultural relations and training. The second part considers

Overview

Completely revised and updated, the new edition of the Handbook of Intercultural Training reviews and summarizes the state of the art in the field of intercultural training. Organized into three sections, the book first deals with the theoretical and methodological issues inherent in understanding intercultural relations and training. The second part considers the contexts in which training takes place as well as some specific techniques. In the final section, issues specific to particular parts of the world are dealt with. These include Eastern Europe, China, Central and South America and Israel, which have all faced turbulent times in the last decade.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803958340
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
474
Product dimensions:
7.05(w) x 10.02(h) x 1.19(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - George W Renwick
A Model of Intercultural Behavior and Training - Dan Landis and Rabi S Bhagat
PART ONE: THEORY AND METHOD IN INTERCULTURAL TRAINING
The Role of Culture Theory in the Study of Culture and Intercultural Training - Dharm P S Bhawuk and Harry C Triandis
Ethics in Intercultural Training - R Michael Paige and Judith N Martin
Designing Intercultural Training - William B Gudykunst, Ruth M Guzley, and Mitchell R Hammer
The Challenge of International Personnel Selection - Daniel J Kealey
Intercultural Competence - Norman G Dinges and Kathleen D Baldwin
A Research Perspective
Acculturation - Colleen Ward
Intercultural Trainer Competencies - R Michael Paige
Measuring Impacts of Cross-Cultural Training - Brian F Blake, Richard Heslin, and Shannon C Curtis
PART TWO: CONTEXTUAL DIMENSIONS OF INTERCULTURAL TRAINING
The Intercultural Sensitizer - Kenneth Cushner and Dan Landis
Intercultural Training in the Military - Mickey R Dansby and Dan Landis
Cross-Cultural Training in Organizational Contexts - Rabi S Bhagat and Kristin O Prien
The Foreign Teaching Assistant as Expatriate Manager - Mark E Mendenhall
The Use of Equal Opportunity Climate in Intercultural Training - Dan Landis, Mickey R Dansby, and Rick S Tallarigo
Social Support and the Challenges of International Assignments - Gary Fontaine
Implications for Training
Models of Diversity Training - Bernardo M Ferdman and Sari Einy Brody
PART THREE: AREA STUDIES: INTERCULTURAL TRAINING FOR CRITICAL PARTS OF THE WORLD
Reentry Training for Intercultural Sojourners - Judith N Martin and Teresa Harrell
A Framework and Model for Understanding Latin American and Latino/Hispanic Cultural Patterns - Rosita Daskal Albert
Sociocultural and Contextual Challenges of Organizational Life in Eastern Europe - Edward Dunbar
Implications for Cross-Cultural Training and Development
Russia and the West - Walter G Stephan and Marina Abalakina-Paap
Intercultural Relations
Developing Expatriate Managers for Southeast Asia - Graham Williams and Ritchie Bent
Training Teachers and Students for Intercultural Cooperation in Israel - Hanna Shachar and Yehuda Amir
Two Models
Understanding across the Sexual Orientation Gap - Michael W Ross, María Eugenia Fernández-Esquer, and Annette Seibt
Sexuality as Culture

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