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The Resource Exploring culture : [exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures], Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, Geert H. Hofstede

Exploring culture : [exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures], Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, Geert H. Hofstede

Label
Exploring culture : [exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures]
Title
Exploring culture
Title remainder
[exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures]
Statement of responsibility
Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, Geert H. Hofstede
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Product Description: A unique training book containing over 100 culture awareness exercises, dialogues, stories incidents and simulations that bring to life Geert Hofstede's five dimensions of culture. These dimensions are: power distance, collectivism versus individualism, femininity versus masculinity, uncertainly avoidance, and long-term versus short-term orientation. Exploring Culture also contains new material on Geert Hofstede's cultural dimensions and the synthetic cultures
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hofstede, Gert Jan
Dewey number
306
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GN345.65
LC item number
.H63 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pedersen, Paul
  • Hofstede, Geert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cross-cultural orientation
  • Intercultural communication
  • Culture shock
  • Cultural awareness
  • Interculturele vergelijking
  • Culturele betrekkingen
  • Interculturele communicatie
Label
Exploring culture : [exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures], Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, Geert H. Hofstede
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part 1: Stories And Exercises -- 1: Worlds apart in one village -- Awareness, knowledge, skills -- What do you see? -- How would you feel? -- What would you do? -- Observation and interpretation -- Cross-cultural communication barriers -- Culture shock -- Exercises -- Conclusion -- 2: Culture: rules of the social game -- Best country, a fairy tale -- Five basic problems of society -- Major aspects of culture -- Awareness of culture differences -- How would you feel? (revisited) -- What would you do? (revisited) -- Attribution exercises -- Conclusion -- Part 2: Synthetic Cultures -- 3: Ten synthetic culture profiles -- How to interpret the profiles -- Profiles: Identity dimension -- Profiles: Hierarchy dimension -- Profiles: Gender dimension -- Profiles: Truth dimension -- Profiles: Virtue dimension -- Conclusion -- 4: Getting to know the synthetic cultures -- Cross-cultural encounters -- Guess the synthetic culture -- Workthink -- Synthetic cultures versus real cultures -- Conclusion -- 5: Dialogues in synthetic culture role -- Dialogues: Identity dimension -- Dialogues: Hierarch dimension -- Dialogues: Gender dimension -- Dialogues: Truth dimension -- Dialogues: Virtue dimension -- Conclusion -- 6: Summing up -- Part 3: Group Work And Simulations -- 7: Group work for cross-cultural learning -- Framework for group work -- Synthetic culture acculturation exercises -- Synthetic culture laboratory -- 8: Using synthetic cultures in simulations -- Simulations on the market -- Synthetic culture approach to simulations -- Selecting and preparing for a simulation -- Introducing the simulation -- Facilitating the simulation -- Debriefing the simulation -- 9: Trade mission -- 10: Follow-the-sun global technology team -- References -- About the author
Control code
49991444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 234 pages
Isbn
9781877864902
Lccn
2002068505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49991444
Label
Exploring culture : [exercises, stories, and synthetic cultures], Gert Jan Hofstede, Paul B. Pedersen, Geert H. Hofstede
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-231)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part 1: Stories And Exercises -- 1: Worlds apart in one village -- Awareness, knowledge, skills -- What do you see? -- How would you feel? -- What would you do? -- Observation and interpretation -- Cross-cultural communication barriers -- Culture shock -- Exercises -- Conclusion -- 2: Culture: rules of the social game -- Best country, a fairy tale -- Five basic problems of society -- Major aspects of culture -- Awareness of culture differences -- How would you feel? (revisited) -- What would you do? (revisited) -- Attribution exercises -- Conclusion -- Part 2: Synthetic Cultures -- 3: Ten synthetic culture profiles -- How to interpret the profiles -- Profiles: Identity dimension -- Profiles: Hierarchy dimension -- Profiles: Gender dimension -- Profiles: Truth dimension -- Profiles: Virtue dimension -- Conclusion -- 4: Getting to know the synthetic cultures -- Cross-cultural encounters -- Guess the synthetic culture -- Workthink -- Synthetic cultures versus real cultures -- Conclusion -- 5: Dialogues in synthetic culture role -- Dialogues: Identity dimension -- Dialogues: Hierarch dimension -- Dialogues: Gender dimension -- Dialogues: Truth dimension -- Dialogues: Virtue dimension -- Conclusion -- 6: Summing up -- Part 3: Group Work And Simulations -- 7: Group work for cross-cultural learning -- Framework for group work -- Synthetic culture acculturation exercises -- Synthetic culture laboratory -- 8: Using synthetic cultures in simulations -- Simulations on the market -- Synthetic culture approach to simulations -- Selecting and preparing for a simulation -- Introducing the simulation -- Facilitating the simulation -- Debriefing the simulation -- 9: Trade mission -- 10: Follow-the-sun global technology team -- References -- About the author
Control code
49991444
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 234 pages
Isbn
9781877864902
Lccn
2002068505
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49991444

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