Cultural value & dimensions . Topics. Cultural value dimensions Masculinity/Femininity Power distance Long term orientation Achievement v.s ascription Universalistic v.s particularistic Specific v.s. diffuse Affective v.s. neutral. Masculinity and Femininity.
Major Differences between Small Power Distance and Large Power Distance Cultures
Exist within each individual regardless of his or her cultural identity
Refer to the degree to which people conceive of themselves as separate or connected to others respectively
Independent construal of self: an individual is a unique entity with an individuated collection of feelings, cognitions, and motivations
Interdependent construal of self: importance of relational connectedness
Characteristics of the Independent Self and the Interdependent Self