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Author Kim, Un-yŏng.

Title A cross-cultural reference of business practices in a new Korea / Eun Young Kim
Published Westport, Conn. : Quorum Books, 1996

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 MELB  658.044 Kim/Crr  AVAILABLE
Description xiii, 179 pages ; 24 cm
Contents 1. A New Korea -- 2. Cultural Awareness -- 3. Cultural Competency -- 4. Corporate Communication -- 5. Human Resources Management -- 6. Working through the Korean System -- 7. Business Communication -- 8. Interpersonal Relations -- 9. Nonverbal Communication
Summary Korea has been going through major changes since 1992, including a civilian government, opening of financial markets, restructuring of chaebols, changing roles of women, and new relations with North Korea. There have also been cultural changes which reflect on the Korean way of doing business and of living. The knowledge and skills for coping with these changes need to be mastered by those who want to interact with Koreans. The need for interpersonal relationships and good communication should be emphasized. Case studies and examples are used to illustrate effective transcultural management and communications. This is a reference to understanding changing cultures and business practices in Korea for scholars, and a comprehensive guide to Korean business practice, protocol, and communications styles for professionals
Analysis International business
Korea
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Corporate culture -- Korea (South)
Intercultural communication -- Korea (South)
Cultural awareness -- Korea (South)
International business enterprises -- Management -- Social aspects -- Korea (South)
International business enterprises -- Korea (South) -- Management -- Social aspects.
Joint ventures -- Korea (South) -- Management -- Social aspects.
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1960-
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1960-1988.
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1988-
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions -- 1988-2002.
Korea (South) -- Economic conditions.
Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1960-1988.
Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1988-
Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1988-2002.
Korea (South) -- Economic policy.
Korea (South) -- Economic policy -- 1960-
LC no. 95041387
ISBN 1567200192 (alk. paper)