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Understanding Global Cultures. Japan. Four Generic Types of Cultures. Vertical Collectivism / Authority Ranking Cultures Ch. 02 The Thai Kingdom Ch. 03 The Japanese Garden Ch. 04 India: The Dance of Shiva Ch. 05 Bedouin Jewelry and Saudi Arabia Ch. 06 The Turkish Coffeehouse

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four generic types of cultures
Four Generic Types of Cultures
  • Vertical Collectivism / Authority Ranking Cultures
    • Ch. 02 The Thai Kingdom
    • Ch. 03 The Japanese Garden
    • Ch. 04 India: The Dance of Shiva
    • Ch. 05 Bedouin Jewelry and Saudi Arabia
    • Ch. 06 The Turkish Coffeehouse
    • Ch. 07 The Brazilian Samba
    • Ch. 08 The Polish Village Church
    • Ch. 09 Kimchi and Korea
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Four Generic Types of Cultures
  • Vertical Collectivism / Authority Ranking Cultures
    • authority ranking
    • found in large parts of Asia, Africa, and Latin America
    • involves a psychological relationship between the leader or leaders and all others in the culture
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Four Generic Types of Cultures
  • Vertical Collectivism / Authority Ranking Cultures
    • frequently, such a culture is symbolized not by the handshake, which reflects equality, but by different forms of bowing
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Four Generic Types of Cultures
  • Vertical Collectivism / Authority Ranking Cultures
    • there is a dynamic, two-way relationship between subordinates and leaders in authority ranking cultures
      • although the leaders receive more rewards, they are responsible for safeguarding the livelihoods of subordinates
cultural metaphors
Cultural Metaphors
  • Unit of analysis in the book = the nation or national culture
  • Other “units of analysis” may include:
    • one person (e.g., Paul Buffalo)
    • the family (e.g., Strodtbeck, see later)
    • the community
    • a region
    • a culture
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Culture Counts

and it counts quit a bit

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Geert Hofstede (1991)
  • IBM study demonstrated that national culture explained 50% of the differences in attitudes in IBM’s 53 countries (p. 5)
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Cultural Metaphors

“Metaphors are not stereotypes.”

Why?