Working Across Cultures / Edition 1

Working Across Cultures / Edition 1

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by John Hooker
     
 


Cultural understanding is indispensable in today's work environment, but few people have the necessary knowledge or training in this area. Working Across Cultures illustrates how to thrive in unfamiliar cultures by understanding and tapping into the stress management mechanism of the people who live there.See more details below

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Cultural understanding is indispensable in today's work environment, but few people have the necessary knowledge or training in this area. Working Across Cultures illustrates how to thrive in unfamiliar cultures by understanding and tapping into the stress management mechanism of the people who live there.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804748070
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
Publication date:
07/30/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Ch. 1The Cultural Iceberg1
Ch. 2Space, Time, and Context21
Ch. 3Culture and Prosperity38
Ch. 4What Is Culture?58
Ch. 5Mexico71
Ch. 6Germany and Denmark99
Ch. 7Classification of Cultures129
Ch. 8Culture and Stress166
Ch. 9China181
Ch. 10India215
Ch. 11The West243
Ch. 12Turkey and Islam260
Ch. 13Zimbabwe288
Ch. 14Cross-Cultural Ethics314
Ch. 15The United States and Multiculturalism331
Further Reading355
Index395

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