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Author Gannon, Martin J.

Title Paradoxes of culture and globalization / Martin J. Gannon
Published London : SAGE, 2008


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Description xx, 263 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Thinking paradoxically -- Conceptualizing and perceiving culture -- Leadership, motivation, and group behavior across cultures -- Communicating across cultures -- Crossing cultures -- Cross-cultural negotiations -- Multi-ethnicity, religion, geography, and immigration -- Economic development and culture -- Globalization and culture -- Strategy, business functions, and international human resource management
Summary "What is a paradox? Why are cross-cultural paradoxes essential for understanding the changes that are occurring because of globalization? Encompassing a wide variety of areas including leadership, cross-cultural negotiations, immigration, religion, economic development, and business strategy, Paradoxes of Culture and Globalization develops 93 cross-cultural paradoxes essential for understanding globalization." "This is a text for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses such as International Management, International Business, Comparative Management, World Business Environment, Cross-Cultural Management, Cross-Cultural Communications, and Cultural Anthropology in the departments of business and management, communication, and anthropology. It is also appropriate for management training and education."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-239) and index
Subject Culture.
Culture and globalization.
Cross-cultural studies.
Cross-cultural orientation.
International business enterprises.
LC no. 2007004813
ISBN 9781412940443 (hbk.)
1412940443 (hbk.)
9781412940450 (paperback)
1412940451 (paperback)